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Church of St Peter, Eccleshall

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 272197

OS Grid Reference: SJ7661233717
OS Grid Coordinates: 376612, 333717
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9004, -2.3491

Locality: Eccleshall
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST21 6NS

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Listing Text

Church of St Peter
SJ 73 SE 8/95 24.1.67.
1630-40. A rebuilding in a simplified Gothic style. Stone. Nave with aisles,
chancel and east tower. The interior quite unspoilt with box pews, dated 1711,
and whitened walls. Considerable remains of late mediaeval and Cl7 painted
glass, the latter heraldic. South aisle windows by Kempe. A number of good
mural monuments, notably: cartouches to William Bagot (1687) and Spencer Broughton
(1702), and tablet to Sir Brian Broughton. Unusual stoup-shaped font in respond
of north tower arch.

Listing NGR: SJ7661133719

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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