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Description: Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady Star of the Sea Including Forecour Wall and Gate Piers
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200316
OS Grid Reference: TQ3856677140
OS Grid Coordinates: 538566, 177140
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4763, -0.0061
4412 CROOMS HILL SELO
Roman Catholic Church of
Our Lady Star of the Sea
including Forecourt wall and
TQ 3877 26/228
TQ 3877 26/228A
1851 by Wardell. Nave, aisles and chancel, Eastern tower and spire. Entrance
through tower. Style of circa 1300 with much decoration by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. 6-bay nave with granite piers. Modern organ gallery at west end. South aisle chapel with stone reredos. Baptistery, with wrought iron gates, in north-west bay. South-east chapel, also with wrought iron gates. Lady chapel at north-east. Panelled wagon roofs to chancel and chapels. Stone roof screen. Very tall tower arch now partly blocked by organ. Forecourt wall of coursed rubble. 5 piers with dressed stone cross-gabled tops. Wrought-iron overthrow with lampholder across main entrance.
All the listed buildings on the West Side of Crooms Hill from Nos 54 to 68
form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ3856677140
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Source: English Heritage
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