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Church of St Margaret, Withern with Stain

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195654

OS Grid Reference: TF4246782173
OS Grid Coordinates: 542467, 382173
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3173, 0.1372

Location: 7 Church Lane, Withern, Lincolnshire LN13 0NG

Locality: Withern with Stain
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 0NG

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Listing Text

(north side)
4/51 Church of St Margaret
Parish church, now closed. C15, 1812 rebuilding, 1875
restoration. Red brick, ashlar dressings, render and slate
roofs. Nave with bellcote, aisles, south porch, chancel, north
chapel and vestry. The west wall is featureless apart from small
4 centred arched light and 4 stepped buttresses. A gabled
ashlar bellcote to apex. To the north wall are 3 three light
windows with intersecting tracery. The rendered north chapel
has a semi-circular headed window on the north and in the east
wall a reset C15 window of 2 lights, and a similar window in the
north wall of the chancel, may be reused clerestory lights. The
east window is of 3 lights with C19 reticulated tracery. In the
south wall of the chancel is a window of 2 lights and a further
2 light window in the vestry. The south nave windows match those
to the north. The later C19 gabled porch has a single chamfered
outer arch, with C15 reveals and reset human head label stops.
The inner doorway is 4 centred and single chamfered, and is
recut. Interior. 3 bay nave arcades. C15, octagonal piers,
double chamfered arches. Plain pointed chancel arch, double
chamfered arch to north chapel and similar at east end of north
aisle. Fittings removed apart from C19 west gallery and facetted
pulpit. At the east end of the south aisle a marble wall
monument 1858 with draped urn. Church is now in advanced state
of decay.

Listing NGR: TF4246782173

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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