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Church of St Mary, Waterhouses

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275162

OS Grid Reference: SK1034250207
OS Grid Coordinates: 410342, 350207
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0490, -1.8472

Locality: Waterhouses
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 3JX

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Listing Text


- Church of St. Mary


Chapel-of-ease. 1839. Coursed and squared limestone rubble with
ashlar quoins and dressings; plain tile roof with coped verges. 4-
bay nave with south porch, single-bay chancel and north-west vestry.
Pointed windows, the east window has Y-tracery; gabled south porch
with pointed door and niche above containing a statuette of the Virgin;
coved eaves, weather boarded bellcote with hipped roof. Interior:
pointed chancel arch springing from moulded imposts; west gallery on
cylindrical cast iron columns with arcaded rail; plaster ceilings and
cased beams. Fittings: octagonal stone font with quatrefoil side
panels containing fleurons; semi-octagonal wooden pulpit; C17
communion rail heavily decorated with carved foliage, a piece of the
same rail hangs on the south wall. B.O.E. p. 92.

Listing NGR: SK1034250207

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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