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Church of All Saints, Dilhorne

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274969

OS Grid Reference: SJ9705943362
OS Grid Coordinates: 397059, 343362
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9876, -2.0452

Location: New Road, Dilhorne, Staffordshire ST10 2PZ

Locality: Dilhorne
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 2PZ

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Listing Text

SJ 94 SE DILHORNE C.P. NEW ROAD (east side)

5/165 Church of All Saints


Parish church. Late C13 fabric,altered C15 and extended and restored
circa 1819. Coursed dressed and squared red sandstone; tiles, slated and
lead roof with verge parapets, the nave and aisles on cornice. West
tower, nave, aisles and chancel. Tower: the principal feature of the
church: stocky, octagonal and of 3 stepped-in stages with a parapet;
squat, Perpendicular, round arch bell chamber openings of 2 lights set in
square reveals on alternate faces. Small blind lancets to stages below.
Nave: part slate roofed; clerestory and cornice of 1819 and four bays of
pointed Y-tracery windows which appear sunken into aisle roofs. Aisles
of 1819; low pitched leaded roofs; 4 bays on a string at cill level;
pointed Y-tracery windows except to ends and west end of south aisle which
are all 3 light, in C15 style; entrances set to west of centre with even
quoin surround running round entire Tudor arched opening, deep reveal and
double doors with overlight. Chancel: C15 with steeply pitched roof;
two bays divided by two-stage buttresses, diagonal at angles; two light
ogee-headed windows set in rectangular reveal to sides; east window of
3 trefoil-headed lights set in Tudor arched reveal; classical plaque
set to north of window and a panel is situated below the east window
flanked by the carved stone figures. Interior inaccessible at time of
Resurvey. B.O.E., p. 116.

Listing NGR: SJ9705943362

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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