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Church of St. Edith, Reston

Description: Church of St. Edith

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195635

OS Grid Reference: TF3828483728
OS Grid Coordinates: 538284, 383728
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3324, 0.0752

Location: A157, Reston, Lincolnshire LN11 8JD

Locality: Reston
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 8JD

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Listing Text

3/31 Church of St. Edith
G.V. II*
Parish church, now closed. Cll, largely rebuilt 1868 by R. T.
Withers, with some reused early medieval material. Squared
greenstone and ironstone rubble with limestone dressings and
slate roofs. Nave with western bellcote, chancel, vestry. The
west window is of 2 lights with cusped tracery. The ashlar
bellcote has 4 lancets to the base and rises to an octagonal
roof. To the north wall is a blocked pointed doorway, a pair of
2 light pointed windows with between a blank round headed
opening. The vestry has a shouldered doorway and 2 small lights
to east. The east wall of the chancel has a 3 light pointed
window with cusped tracery. The south chancel window is of 2
lights with quatrefoil over and the south wall of the nave has a
2 light cusped window, a further blocked round headed opening and
a gabled pointed doorway. Interior. Rounded chancel arch has a
single square order and the imposts run on to form chamfered
string course. To the vestry is a trefoil headed doorway from
the chancel. All fittings are C19.

Listing NGR: TF3828483728

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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