Description: Church of St James
Date Listed: 12 March 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 273438
OS Grid Reference: SK1879218535
OS Grid Coordinates: 418792, 318535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7641, -1.7229
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5369 BARTON-UNDER-NEEDWOOD CHURCH LANE
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Church of St James
Parish Church. Dated 1517 and built by Dr John Taylor, a native of the village,
noted ecclesiastic, and chaplain to Henry VIII. Built of stone with embattled
parapets. Nave and aisles (aisles widened C19), clerestory and polygonal apse.
Nave and chancel retain original low pitched roofs. Contains several monuments,
notable a good alabaster mural monument of 1691 to Joseph Sanders and a marble
tablet to Edmund Antrobus (1732) and wife (1728).
Listing NGR: SK1879918537
Source: English Heritage
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