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Christ Church, Bayston Hill

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259308

OS Grid Reference: SJ4872008842
OS Grid Coordinates: 348720, 308842
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6748, -2.7598

Location: 1 The Common, Bayston Hill, Shropshire SY3 0DN

Locality: Bayston Hill
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY3 0DN

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/7 Christ Church

- II

Parish church. 1843 by Edward Haycock with chancel of 1886. Uncoursed
conglomerate rubble to nave and chancel with sandstone ashlar dressings and
to top 2 stages of tower, machine tile roofs. Nave, chancel, west tower and
south-east vestry. Tower: thin and unbuttressed in 4 stepped stages;
blocked lancet to second stage and 4 lancet openings to top belfry with
crenellated parapet; nail-studded west door in painted arch. Buttressed
nave in 3 bays has broad lancets with hoodmoulds on north and moulded eaves
cornice. Short one-bay chancel, east window of paired lancets with circular
opening above, moulded eaves cornice; lean-to vestry on south. Interior:
not inspected, but said to have an elaborately trussed roof and a late C19
octagonal font with quatrefoil panelling. The parish was formed in 1844
from part of Condover and St Julian's, Shrewsbury. D.H.S. Cranage, The
Churches of Shrewsbury (1894-1908), p.971.

Listing NGR: SJ4872008842

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Source: English Heritage

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