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Church of St Nciholas, Caenby

Description: Church of St Nciholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 196768

OS Grid Reference: TF0000389292
OS Grid Coordinates: 500003, 389292
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3910, -0.4977

Location: Caenby, Lincolnshire LN8 2EF

Locality: Caenby
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN8 2EF

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Listing Text


6/12 Church of
St. Nicholas

Parish church now disused. Of medieval masonry but all
fenestration dates from C19 restoration. Banded limestone and
ironstone coursed rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings, stone
coped gables and kneelers, slate roofs. Nave with western
bellcote and western porch, chancel. The porch with 2 sets of
paired lights has moulded parapet and a north door with plain
chamfered surround and sacred monogram over. In the west wall
the medieval roof pitch can be seen, surmounted by the stub of an
earlier bellcote. The existing single bellcote is C19. The
north wall of the nave has single stepped buttresses, a plinth
and 2 C19 lancets. The chancel north wall has a blocked
cambered headed light of an uncertain date. The C19 2 light west
window cuts through the site of an earlier one. The south wall
has a short lancet in the chancel and 2 further lancets to the
nave. The reveals of earlier windows are visible to the left
and right of the C19 Lights. All fittings date from C19.

Listing NGR: TF0000389292

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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