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Church of St Peter, Shenstone

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 272702

OS Grid Reference: SK0742203244
OS Grid Coordinates: 407422, 303244
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6269, -1.8918

Location: Shenstone, Staffordshire WS9 9HL

Locality: Shenstone
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS9 9HL

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Listing Text

(east side)
Church of St. Peter

- II

Chapel of ease. 1822, for the 1818 Commission, chancel 1843 by Joseph
Potter. Red brick with painted stone dressings to earlier part and
coursed dressed squared stone to later chancel. Tiled roofs. West
tower, nave and chancel. Tower: of three stages almost entirely engaged
into nave; raised string below crenellated parapet. Lancets to bell
chamber and Y-tracery pointed west window over pointed west door.
Nave of 3½ bays on plinth divided by two-stage buttresses, Y-tracery
pointed windows to each bay and either side of tower. Chancel of
approximately two bays; diagonal butresses and strings below cill
level. Pointed, labelled two light windows to sanctuary and 3-light
pointed east window with trefoils in circular tracery within head.
Similar flat roofed addition to south and gabled addition to north.

Listing NGR: SK0742203244

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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