Description: Church of St Mary and All Saints
Date Listed: 8 September 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 308929
OS Grid Reference: SP2808887171
OS Grid Coordinates: 428088, 287171
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4817, -1.5878
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FILLONGLEY COVENTRY ROAD
SP2887 (East side)
18/24 Church of St. Mary and All
Church. C12 chancel now mainly C15, C14 nave, C15 north chapel and C13 west
tower with C15 bell stage. Coursed sandstone rubble; coursed and squared
sandstone. Plain-tiled roofs with crocketed pinnacles to east gable of nave and
gable end cross. Embattled west tower of 3 stages. 2 lower stages are C13. One
lancet window to each stage of side wall. C15 west doorway in 4-centred arch in
square head. Angle buttressing. Bell stage, C15,has in each wall two 2-light
openings with foiled heads in 2-centred arches. Nave has embattled parapet. C15
clerestory of 5 windows, each of two cinquefoil lights in square head. 3, C14,
windows; 2 of 3 trefoil lights in 2-centred arches of 2 chamfered orders, and
one of 2 trefoil lights. 2 stage gable buttressing. Chancel: South wall has 2
windows, each of 3 lights and a C15 doorway in 4-centred arch in square head.
East window of 3 trefoil lights in moulded 2-centred arch. North chapel: C15.
Embattled parapet. 2 windows in north wall of 3 trefoil lights in 4-centred
arches. 2 stage buttressing with offsets. Interior: South doorway to nave, C14.
2 hollow and roll moulded orders in 2-centred arch with label and mask stops.
C13 tower arch of 3 chamfered orders in 2-centred arch. Original gable end of
roof visible in west wall of tower. C19 roof boarded. Braced tie beams. Chancel
arch 2-centred and of 2 wave moulded orders. The chancel has a C19 roof of wind
braced through purlins. North chapel C15. 2 bays open to chancel. 2-centred
arches of 2 hollow moulded orders on octagonal column with moulded capital and
base. Original roof with moulded ridge tie beams and purlins. Carved bosses at
intersections. Font, C15. Stone. Round bowl with vertical ribs dividing the
panels. Wall monument, north wall of chancel. Mrs. Daniel and daughter, 1725.
White marble tablet with grey marble fluted ionic pilasters and crest. Chest.
Oak. 1729. Oak with iron fittings. Gift of Geo. Aley of Black Hall, Fillongley.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p294; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV)
Listing NGR: SP2808887171
Source: English Heritage
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