British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Chapel of St Mary, Wibtoft

Description: Chapel of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 308892

OS Grid Reference: SP4798887637
OS Grid Coordinates: 447988, 287637
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4846, -1.2948

Location: Green Lane, Wibtoft, Warwickshire LE17 5BB

Locality: Wibtoft
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 5BB

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Wibtoft, Warwickshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP48NE (East side)
5/26 Chapel of St. Mary
06/10/60 (Formerly listed as Church of
St. John)
- II

Small church. Dated 1634, but with mediaeval origins and remains. Rebuilt
early/mid C19. Coursed squared and rubble limestone west and south walls, with
stone plinth throughout, largely rebuilt in English bond brick. Plain-tile
roofs. One-bay chancel, 2-bay nave. Chancel has 2 low east buttresses. Painted
wood lead-latticed windows throughout. 3-light Tudor-arched east window has
simple tracery. Gable has moulded datestone. Nave windows have Y-tracery and
metal casements with irregular brick surrounds. West front has chamfered arch
doorway with brick jambs. Old studded plank door. Simple timber bellcote,
probably of 1889, has pyramidal roof. Simple interior is plastered. Chancel has
boarded roof. Simple plaster chamfered segmental chancel arch. Queen strut nave
roof. Octagonal stone font, chamfered to square base, has blind quatrefoils to
alternate sides.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.258; Buildings of England: Warwickshire,

Listing NGR: SP4798887637

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.