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Church of St Michael, Legsby

Description: Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 197137

OS Grid Reference: TF1468883389
OS Grid Coordinates: 514688, 383389
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3350, -0.2791

Location: Torrington Lane, Legsby, Lincolnshire LN8 5SD

Locality: Legsby
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN8 5SD

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Listing Text


5/11 Church of
St. Michael


Parish church. 1848-50 by S. S. Teulon. Squared ironstone
rubble with ashlar dressings, slate roofs with stone coped
gables. Nave with western bellcote, south porch and chancel. A
slightly projecting and buttressed west wall supports an
elaborate bellcote with pointed arch flanked by crocketted
finials with gable and cross above. The 2 light west window has
cusped ogee heads to the lights. The north wall to the nave has
2 two light windows, as does the north wall of the chancel. East
window is of 3 lights with reticulated tracery to the head.
Chancel south wall has 2 two light windows and a single chamfered
priest's door with pointed head. Nave south wall has 2 two light
windows. All windows have cusped ogee heads to the lights,
reticulated heads and chamfered hood moulds with floriate labels.
The gabled south porch has a single chamfered outer doorway with
hood mould and floriate stops, side benches and a moulded and
pointed inner doorway with human head label stops. Interior.
The chancel arch is double chamfered with octagonal corbels and
there is an open chancel screen with cusped arched panels. The
sanctuary has an encaustic C19 tiled floor, and the altar rails
have ogee panels. Behind the altar are 3 cusped stone recessed
quatrefoil panels. All fittings are C19 or C20, apart from the
plain C14 octagonal font.

Listing NGR: TF1468883389

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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