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Church of St Edith, Brackenborough with Little Grimsby

Description: Church of St Edith

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195336

OS Grid Reference: TF3264791316
OS Grid Coordinates: 532647, 391316
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4020, -0.0063

Location: Little Grimsby, Lincolnshire LN11 0UU

Locality: Brackenborough with Little Grimsby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 0UU

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Listing Text

(in grounds of
Little Grimsby

7/29 Church of
St. Edith

Parish church. C15, restored 1777, 1855 and 1891. Rendered and
whitewashed stone with ironstone and ashlar dressings, lead
roofs. Nave with bellcote and chancel. The west end has a
continuous moulded 4 centred arched doorway with trefoil
spandrels and moulded square hood with human head labels. Over
the arch an inscription "repaired 1891". Above is a quatrefoil
containing the initials ED IIH and the date 1500 with P above.
C19 gabled bellcote with cross. North side is blank. Chancel
east wall has a C19 window with wooden intersecting tracery and
moulded hood. Chancel south wall has 2 C15 2 light windows with
cusped heads and square moulded hoods. The south wall of the
nave has one C19 2 light window and a C15 2 light window, with
cusped heads and moulded pointed hood. Interior. The chancel
arch is basket shaped. The nave has a queen post roof and the
chancel king post roof is dated 1777. In the chancel is a C18
font reset as a piscina. Fittings. All fittings C19, with 4
commandment boards, 2 hatchments and to either side of the altar
are 2 oak figures of angels playing instruments. On the north
side of the chancel a scrolled bracket supports a marble bust of
Lady F. Beauclerk d.1877.

Listing NGR: TF3264791316

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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