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Church of St Thomas, Kidsgrove

Description: Church of St Thomas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 273344

OS Grid Reference: SJ8603457305
OS Grid Coordinates: 386034, 357305
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1127, -2.2101

Locality: Kidsgrove
Local Authority: Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST7 4LZ

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Listing Text

SJ 85 NE east side) Mow Cop

2/60 Church of St. Thomas


Parish church. 1841-2. By T. Stanley for the Church Commissioners.
Dressed free-stone with ashlar quoins and dressings; slate roof. West
tower, 4-bay nave, single-bay chancel and south-east vestry. Gothic
style. West tower. 3 stages, with diagonal buttresses and crenellated
parapet. Pointed west door; pointed west window over with Y-tracery;
paired lancets at belfry level. Nave. Single-light lancets windows
including 2 in the west wall, one each side of the tower; slim buttresses
at the bay divisions and clasping buttresses at the corners; chamfered
plinth and eaves band. Chancel. Window of 3 lancets. The vestry has
a pointed south door. Interior. Pointed chancel arch. Simple altar
rail with wrought iron supports. The Church of St. Thomas is part of
an interesting group of buildings which includes The School (q.v.) and
The Vicarage (q.v.). B.o.E. p. 207.

Listing NGR: SJ8603457305

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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