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Church of All Saints, Great Staughton

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 13 July 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 36275

OS Grid Reference: TL1073562993
OS Grid Coordinates: 510735, 262993
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2540, -0.3792

Location: 1 Church Lane, Little Staughton, Bedford Borough MK44 2BL

Locality: Great Staughton
County: Cambridgeshire
Country: England
Postcode: MK44 2BL

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Listing Text


5/79 Church of All Saints
(formerly listed as Church
13.7.64 of St Margaret)


Parish church. C15 with 013 and C14 details remaining. Coursed limestone rubble
and brown cobbles, with ashlar dressings. Chancel, nave, S aisle, S porch, W tower.
Chancel, rebuilt C15, retains C14 S door. C15 chancel arch. 3 bay nave, with
buttresses up to parapet of N wall. 3 windows each side to C15 clerestory. C13
N doorway. C14 S arcade, E bay narrower than other 2. C14 S aisle has C15 SE
window reusing C14 head. C14 S porch has pointed outer arch under square head.
C14 inner doorway retains C15 door with traceried panels to head. Embattled
parapets to nave, aisle and porch. C15 4-stage W tower has embattled parapet, C19
octagonal spire and 2-centred arched W doorway. Chancel N wall has C14 tomb recess
with crocketed gabled canopy flanked by pinnacles, quatrefoiled panel to tomb front
and C17 brass inscription set into tomb. C15 plain octagonal font to nave. Some
C16 pews. Carved stone corbels to nave, one representing bagpiper.

Listing NGR: TL1073562993

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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