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Church of St Giles

A Grade I Listed Building in Northampton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2382 / 52°14'17"N

Longitude: -0.8897 / 0°53'23"W

OS Eastings: 475912

OS Northings: 260576

OS Grid: SP759605

Mapcode National: GBR BW8.PVQ

Mapcode Global: VHDS5.J0HK

Entry Name: Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232206

Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton

Town: Northampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Northampton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: St Giles, Northampton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

19-JAN-52 (East side)


C12 crossing tower, upper stages rebuilt 1616, top renewed 1914. Reset and restored C12 west doorway. Chancel probably C12, later widened, with remains of C13 lancet windows. C14 south chapel; north chapel C14 with windows of 1512. C14 north and south aisles, C15 nave with C17 clerestory. Extra north aisle and west end rebuilding with porches, by E F Law 1853-5. Chancel restored 1876. Cl5 Paynell-Gobion alabaster table tomb; good C17 and C18 wall monuments. Early C17 pulpit.
Stained glass to East window, 1878, by Clayton and Bell.

Nos 1 to 8 (consec) form a group with St Giles' church and St Giles' Church School.

Listing NGR: SP7591260576

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