History in Structure

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

Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Ellesmere Urban, Shropshire

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: 52.9075 / 52°54'27"N

Longitude: -2.8894 / 2°53'21"W

OS Eastings: 340280

OS Northings: 334827

OS Grid: SJ402348

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.NSRR

Mapcode Global: WH89S.L59V

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259813

Location: Ellesmere Urban, Shropshire, SY12

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ellesmere Urban

Built-Up Area: Ellesmere

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Find accommodation in
Ellesmere

Listing Text

CHURCH STREET
1.
5358
(south side)
Church of St Mary
SJ 4034 8/6 19.3.51
I GV
2.
Of Norman origin but largely rebuilt and restored in Perpendicular Gothic style
by Sir George Gilbert Scott in 1849. The Parish Church. Stone with slate roof.
Nave with aisles, chancel and transepts. Perpendicular west tower with Norman
work in base. Early C14 South chancel chapel with fine Perpendicular timber
roof. Late Perpendicular North chapel. Monument of circa 1300 with effigy
of a knight and tomb chest with effigies of Francis Kynaston (1581) and wife.


Listing NGR: SJ4028034826

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

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.