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Church Tower Approximately 100 Metres North of Church of St John, Shenstone

Description: Church Tower Approximately 100 Metres North of Church of St John

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 February 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 272700

OS Grid Reference: SK1094404382
OS Grid Coordinates: 410944, 304382
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6371, -1.8397

Location: Church Close, Shenstone, Staffordshire WS14 0NQ

Locality: Shenstone
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS14 0NQ

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Listing Text

(north side),

14/85 Church tower approx.
l00m north of Church
27.2.64 of St. John (Formerly listed as
Ruins of Old Church)

Church tower. C13 with later alterations. Coursed sandstone; square
plan rising approximately 3 stages. Cyma recta cornice below parapet;
lancets to bell chamber with recessed plaques over. Pent, buttressed,
stone roofed outshut to south. Fragment of south aisle has remains
of pointed south door. The tower marks the site of the former church,
the foundations lying to the east. The church was dismantled for
the construction of the new church (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK1094404382

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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