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Leigh All Saints Old Chancel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Leigh, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6344 / 51°38'3"N

Longitude: -1.9172 / 1°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 405828

OS Northings: 192843

OS Grid: SU058928

Mapcode National: GBR 3RZ.G3T

Mapcode Global: VHB34.Q5BX

Entry Name: Leigh All Saints Old Chancel

Listing Date: 17 January 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317867

Location: Leigh, Wiltshire, SN6

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Leigh

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Leigh

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

SU 09 SE THE LEIGH -

5/217 Leigh All Saints Old Chancel
17.1.55
II*

Chancel of old parish church, after 1896 mortuary chapel, now
redundant church. Late C14. Rubble limestone, stone slate roof.
Chancel and west wall of nave. West door in low chancel arch under
stone tiled pentice roof linking raked walls of nave. South
chancel door c.1400, casement moulding between hollow chamfers, and
hood mould with mask terminals. Three-light ogee window with
cinquefoil heads, and 3-light east window with devolved ballflower
hoodmould. Gable of nave has opening for sanctus bell and gable
cross.
Interior of 2 bays, the east bay raised up by 2 steps, and C19
limed oak rail. Walls plastered and seven C18 texts within
cartouches, restored 1983. Piscina in reveal of south window, with
trefoiled head and rose in bowl.


Listing NGR: SU0582892843

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