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Description: Church of St Benedict
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 196011
OS Grid Reference: TF4557467341
OS Grid Coordinates: 545574, 367341
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1833, 0.1770
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TF 46 NE CANDELSBY CHURCH STREET
5/10 Church of
Parish church. 1838, by E. D. Rainey of Spilsby. Yellow/orange
brick in Flemish bond, ashlar dressings, slate roof. Western
tower, nave, chancel, vestry. 2 stage tower with plinth, string
bands, plain parapet, angle pinnacles. Planked west door in
chamfered pointed ashlar surround with moulded hood. To the
belfry stage narrow pointed louvred lights. On the north side a
rectangular slit window. Side walls of the nave have plinth, and
3 single pointed lights with hood moulds. The chancel has a
blocked priest's door and in the east end a triple lancet. On
the south side of the tower an added vestry. Interior retains a
single chamfered tower doorway with above a blank pointed niche.
Chancel arch is moulded. and pointed in ashlar, dying to the
reveals. Polychromatic tiles throughout. Deal pews, octagonal
open pulpit, fluted Doric pillars and moulded cornice. Plain
Listing NGR: TF4557467341
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Source: English Heritage
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