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Church of St Bartholomew, Butterton

Description: Church of St Bartholomew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274413

OS Grid Reference: SK0759356580
OS Grid Coordinates: 407593, 356580
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1064, -1.8880

Location: Causeway Place, Butterton, Staffordshire ST13 7SY

Locality: Butterton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST13 7SY

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Listing Text


4/59 Church of
St. Bartholomew


Parish Church. 1871-3 by Ewan Christian, West spire 1879 by Sugden.
Squared and coursed rubble with ashlar dressings; clay tile roofs with
coped verges. 2 bay Chancel; 3 bay nave with south porch; North aisle;
West tower with stone spire. Late C13 style. 2 gables to North aisle;
West-Tower of 3 stages with offset plinth, belfry band moulded parapet band,
crenellated parapet with crocheted corner pinnacles, gabled openings
to spire. Interior: N, arcade on cylindrical columns; pointed Chancel
arch springing from moulded corbels; pointed lower arch; Nave roof has
scissor braces, Chancel roof is boarded. Fittings: Octagonal sandstone
font of C1300; C17 oak chairs in West tower and Chancel. Wooden plaque
in nave with inscription: "Mrs. Ruth Stubs / late of Butterton did by /
her laft will give to the / Curate of this Church ye / fum of Ten Pounds
to / be paid Yearly for ever / And the Yearly sum of / Five Pounds
the Profits /of one half a Beaft-grafs / in the Clews to the poor / of
Butterton for ever / The Rev. J. Read Curate /John Cantull Church /
Warden 1775." B.O.E.Page 92.

Listing NGR: SK0759356580

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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