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Church of St Paul, Carrington

Description: Church of St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 196216

OS Grid Reference: TF3114155241
OS Grid Coordinates: 531141, 355241
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0783, -0.0437

Location: Main Road, Carrington, Lincolnshire PE22 7HZ

Locality: Carrington
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE22 7HZ

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/3 Church of St. Paul

Parish church. 1816, probably by Jeptha Pacey, 1872. Red brick
with yellow brick dressings to chancel, painted ashlar dressings.
Slate roofs. Wide eaves overhang being bracketed to the nave and
forming open pediments at the east and west ends. Chancel with
dogtooth eaves. Pilaster strips to the nave, defining the bays.
Nave, north vestry, and chancel. West nave with wooden octagonal
cupola each side with single pointed arched opening. Cornice
decorated with orbs, domed lead roof. West nave with pointed
arched doorway, door with blind cusped tracery. Over is a
painted band with single painted rectangular plaque above
inscribed '1816'. North nave of 3 bays each bay with single
pointed arched sash with wooden Y tracery. To the left is the
vestry with pointed arched doorway and single fixed light to the
left. Projecting from the north wall of the 1872 chancel is a
lean-to. Canted east chancel with 3 pointed arched lights. The
south chancel with single similar light. East nave with evidence
of a former band. The south nave corresponds to the north.
Interior. Inner porch with doorway with panelled door leading
to the gallery. Panelled west gallery with cast iron Royal arms.
Doorway with double doors under flanked by single fixed lights
with pointed arched glazing bars. Nave with panelled dado.
Moulded brick chancel arch with painted imposts, hood mould and
decorative label stops. Archway to vestry. Panelled pulpit.
This church was one of many built in this area after the Fen
Churches Act of 1816.

Listing NGR: TF3114155241

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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