History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Staunton on Arrow, County of Herefordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2351 / 52°14'6"N

Longitude: -2.9239 / 2°55'25"W

OS Eastings: 337003

OS Northings: 260058

OS Grid: SO370600

Mapcode National: GBR F9.19CP

Mapcode Global: VH77B.82MX

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149180

Location: Staunton on Arrow, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Staunton on Arrow

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Staunton-on-Arrow

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Pembridge

Listing Text

SO 36 SE STAUNTON ON ARROW CP STAUNTON ON ARROW

5/41 Church of St Peter


- II

Parish church. 1856 by Thomas Nicholson in a Decorated style. Squared
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and tiled roof. West tower, nave
with north porch, north and south transeptal chapels and chancel with
south vestry. West tower of three stages, buttressed with two string
courses and an embattled parapet, hexagonal stair turret protrudes to
north side and extends higher than tower; small doorway to north. Clock
face to second stage on north side and west window with two trefoiled-
ogee-headed lights and octofoil. Nave: four bays with north porch at west
end and north chapel to east flanking two 2-light windows with decorated
tracery, three similar windows to south side, elongated cinquefoil headed
lights with sexfoil in curved-sided triangle to north chapel with similar
window to south chapel. Gabled north porch with two-centred arthed-headed
outer doorway with ball flower ornament to outer moulding; hood mould with
head stops, attached shafts with moulded capitals and bases. Chancel of
two bays with string course and buttressing, two windows with two trefoiled
headed lights and decorative tracery. East window: four cinquefoiled
headed lights with decorated tracery. The south wall of the vestry has paired
trefoil headed lights. Interior: trussed rafter roof with embattled wall-
plates to both nave and chancel. Tower arch of two moulded orders with inner
order dying into responds, two-centred pointed chancel arch with octagonal
plan attached shafts, moulded capitals and bases. Contemporary octagonal
font with decorative traceried panels, moulded underside with roundels and
quatrefoils. (BoE, p 291).


Listing NGR: SO3700360058

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.