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Description: Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 217560
OS Grid Reference: SP0780883166
OS Grid Coordinates: 407808, 283166
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4464, -1.8865
ST MARY'S ROW
5104 Moseley B13
Church of St Mary
SP 08 SE 12/48 25.4.52
A church of C15 origin, built as a chapel in theparish of Kings Norton but
a subsequent history of numerous rebuilds and enlargements. The plain stone
west tower is an early C16 addition but with much brick refacing. The body
of the church was rebuilt in 1780 and considerably altered by Thomas Rickman
1823-24. Finally, under Chatwins father and son, a complete reconstruction,
excluding the tower, was initiated. J A Chatwin added the north aisle 1886,
enlarged to chancel and provided a side chapel in 1897. The nave and south
aisle were rebuilt in 1910 by P B Chatwin who also carved out reconstruction
following war domain in 1952-54. Ashlar elevations in a competent simply
modelled Decorated style typical of the Chatwin practice. Crennellation
to tower parapet.
Listing NGR: SP0780883166
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Source: English Heritage
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