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Church of St Lawrence, Meriden

Description: Church of St Lawrence

Grade: I
Date Listed: 8 September 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 218226

OS Grid Reference: SP2522881661
OS Grid Coordinates: 425228, 281661
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4324, -1.6304

Location: Church Lane, Meriden CV7 7HX

Locality: Meriden
County: Solihull
Country: England
Postcode: CV7 7HX

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There is also a scheduled monument, Churchyard Cross in St Lawrence's Churchyard, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


732/16/377 CHURCH LANE
08-SEP-61 (Northwest side)


Parish church of C12 origin, altered and enlarged C13-15. Nave, aisles, chancel, west tower. Modern south porch and south-east vestry. Modern hipped tiled roof replaces spire of embattled tower. Restored early to mid C19. Monuments include 2 with effigies circa 1400 and 1450; 2 in chancel, 1833 and 1837. VCH, IV, pp 152-4.

The Church of Saint Lawrence, Church Farmhouse, Moat House, The Glebe House and The Vicarage form a group.

Listing NGR: SP2522981659

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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