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Former Church of St Michael, South Thoresby

Description: Former Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 196081

OS Grid Reference: TF3884874394
OS Grid Coordinates: 538848, 374394
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2484, 0.0795

Location: South Thoresby, Lincolnshire LN13 0BS

Locality: South Thoresby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 0BS

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Listing Text

TF 37 SE
3/15 Former Church of
St. Michael

Former church, now house. 1849-50, reusing some C13 details,
altered c.1970 by Francis Johnson. Squared greenstone rubble
with limestone ashlar quoins and dressings. Decorative tiled
roof with raised lead coped gables with antefixae. Nave with
western bellcote and chancel with vestry. Central lancet at west
end, flanked by single C20 2 light mullioned windows. To the
gable a corbelled out octagonal bellcote with facetted pointed
roof. On the north side 2 pairs of lancets with moulded and
pointed surrounds. A single lancet and a 3 light C20 mullioned
window at high level. Panelled half glazed door to former
vestry. To the east gable of the nave a prominent C20 brick
chimney. In the east wall is a lancet, and in the chancel a 2
light window with trefoil heads and a sexfoil, in chamfered
pointed surround. On the south side a lancet to the chancel, and
in the nave 2 pairs of lancets and 2 three light C20 mullioned
windows above. The south door has C19 shafts and reveals and
reset early C13 moulded head with dogtoothing. Interior not
available for inspection.

Listing NGR: TF3884874394

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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