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Parish Church of All Saints, Odell

Description: Parish Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 13 July 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 37069

OS Grid Reference: SP9667858008
OS Grid Coordinates: 496678, 258008
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2118, -0.5865

Location: 52 Church Lane, Odell, Bedford Borough MK43 7BB

Locality: Odell
County: Bedford
Country: England
Postcode: MK43 7BB

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Listing Text

ODELL HIGH STREET
SP 9658 (North Side)

19/299 Parish Church of All
Saints
13.7.64
- I

C15 church in coursed limestone rubble, on prominent site opposite Odell
Castle. Chancel, double-aisled nave, west tower. Two bay chancel with
sedilia and piscina, also priest's door; C15 screen. Four bay nave with
clerestory over having four 2-light windows on each side, and low-pitched roof
with carved corbels. North aisle has three 3-light side windows and one at
each end. South aisle windows are similar but taller: trefoiled ogee-headed
piscina at south-east end. Porch has tierceron star vault. Monumentally
proportioned tower of four stages with clasping buttresses, paired transomed
two-light belfry openings, a tracery frieze and pinnacles. Octagonal C15
font, C17 gallery and screens under tower arch, C17 pews, C15 rood screen, C15
stained glass fragments, C17 and C18 Alston monuments.


Listing NGR: SP9667858008

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Source: English Heritage

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