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Church of St Helen, Aswardby

Description: Church of St Helen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195928

OS Grid Reference: TF3763270220
OS Grid Coordinates: 537632, 370220
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2112, 0.0595

Location: Aswardby, Lincolnshire PE23 4JS

Locality: Aswardby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE23 4JS

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Listing Text

TF 37 SE (north side)

3/1 Church of St. Helen

Parish church. 1747 and mid C19. Rockface ashlar with ashlar
dressings and some later rebuilding in red brick. Ashlar quoins.
Chamfered rusticated ashlar plinth. Pantile roof. Brick coped
gables with some tumbling. Dentil eaves to the south side.
Nave and chancel under the same roof. C19 wood and lead cupola
to the west end with louvred base and 2 arches to each side over.
West wall with brick to gable apex has a moulded ashlar doorway
with pendant keystone, C18 panelled double door and overlight.
Gable apex has a single oval ashlar plaque inscribed "E.H. Church
Warden 1747". North wall of rock face ashlar has 2 round arched
windows in flush ashlar quoin surrounds. The east wall with
brick to the gable apex has a single semi-circular arched opening
with moulded ashlar archivolt and keystone, arch supported on
single pair of ashlar pilasters. Opening now blocked with brick.
In the gable apex is a single circular pivotal glazing bar
casement with 4 ashlar keyblocks. The brick south wall has 2
segmental arched glazing bar cross casements with ashlar impost
and keyblocks. Interior has a panelled ceiling. ..

Listing NGR: TF3763270220

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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