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Church of St Mary, Clun

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257159

OS Grid Reference: SO3159676349
OS Grid Coordinates: 331596, 276349
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3809, -3.0064

Location: Clun, Shropshire SY7 0BW

Locality: Clun
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0BW

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Listing Text


10/64 Church of St. Mary

- II

Church. 1844, by Edward Haycock of Shrewsbury. Coursed limestone
rubble with ashlar dressings; rendered East end and shingle-hung
West end; slate roof. Lancet style; 3-bay nave, polygonal apse,
North-west vestry and South-west porch. Buttresses with single
set-offs; diagonal at corners; chamfered cill string; verge
parapets; gabled West bellcote with chamfered-arched opening.
Lancets with chamfered reveals, 3 in apse; twin West lancets.
Chamfered-arched South doorway in first bay from left with late C19
boarded door; gabled porch with chamfered archway and returned
hoodmould; North-west vestry with lancet to North and lean-to to
West with boarded North door. Interior: roof with 2 pairs of
purlins; arch-braced tie-beam and collar trusses consisting of queen
struts with flanking curved braces and short king post from collar;
chamfered-arched vestry door; octagonal wooden pulpit; octagonal
stone font with quatrefoil panels; there is reputed to be a C17
chest in the vestry. Cf. Church of St. John the Baptist, Church
Road, Newcastle (also included in this list). Cranage; Vol. 5,

Listing NGR: SO3159676349

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Source: English Heritage

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