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Church of St Peter, Longtown

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 355390

OS Grid Reference: SO3216329052
OS Grid Coordinates: 332163, 229052
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9558, -2.9886

Location: Longtown, County of Herefordshire HR2 0LE

Locality: Longtown
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 0LE

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Listing Text


6/81 Church of St Peter


- II

Former parish church, now house. C13 core, largely restored in 1867.
Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. Nave with bell
cote and south porch, chancel. Nave: pair of trefoil-headed lights to
left, a similar pair and a further 2-light window with quatrefoil to right
of gabled south porch, chancel with wide lancet in south wall and similar
window in north wall, east window possibly of C14 with two trefoiled ogee
lights and quatrefoil. Interior reveals traces of earlier building with
C12 scalloped capital forming base of a piscina in the chancel, arch-braced
chancel roof has date, 1640 inscribed in north wall-plate (RCHM Vol I, p 181).

Listing NGR: SO3216329052

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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