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Church of St Mary, Eaton Bray

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 35922

OS Grid Reference: SP9698520733
OS Grid Coordinates: 496985, 220733
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8767, -0.5925

Location: 2 Church Lane, Eaton Bray, Central Bedfordshire LU6 2DJ

Locality: Eaton Bray
County: Central Bedfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: LU6 2DJ

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Listing Text

1.
5125 EATON BRAY CHURCH LANE

Church of St Mary
SP 9620 34/75 3.2.67

I


2.
Externally of very simple appearance: ashlar Totternhoe-stone. Internally-good
Early English arcades of 5 bays with stiff-leaf capitals. Chancel arch is of similar
date, although the chancel appears to have been rebuilt C15. Simple west tower
with spike, and Perpendicular windows. Shallow transepts. South door has fine
mid-C13 iron scrollwork. Tomb chest to Lady Bray (d 1558) and 11 children. Brass
inscription to Lord Bray (d 1539). Another inscription referring to Jane, daughter
of Lord and Lady Bray.


Listing NGR: SP9698520733

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.




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