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Church of St Mary, Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271579

OS Grid Reference: SJ8516612554
OS Grid Coordinates: 385166, 312554
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7104, -2.2210

Location: Frog Lane, Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire ST19 9NE

Locality: Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST19 9NE

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Listing Text


5/74 Church of St. Mary.

- II*

Church. 1857 by Bidlake and Lovatt, Chancel 1893 by Lynhm. Random coursed
rough faced red and white sandstone with ashlar dressings, tiled roofs
banded with scalloped tiles, crested ridge and verge parapets. S.W. porch,
Nave, North Aisle, North West Tower, lower Transepts and Chancel in Lancet
style. Two light, pointed windows generally, three light East window with
flowing tracery. Interior: Four bay Nave with pointed arcade to North and
pointed arch to Chancel of two bays. Scissor braced and boarded roof of
heavier section in Chancel. Oak screen dated 1892; pulpit with some bas
relief carving; plain font and pews. Glass in East window by Kempe. Replaces
C17 Chapel of Ease of one cell without tower depicted in a watercolour over
the South West door.

Listing NGR: SJ8516612554

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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