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Church of St Luke

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wistow, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5645 / 52°33'52"N

Longitude: -1.0573 / 1°3'26"W

OS Eastings: 463997

OS Northings: 296713

OS Grid: SP639967

Mapcode National: GBR 9PV.9HF

Mapcode Global: WHFKW.QSQV

Entry Name: Church of St Luke

Listing Date: 29 December 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191147

Location: Wistow, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Wistow

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wistow St Wistan

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

NEWTON HARCOURT
SP 69 NW
2/124
29.12.66. Church of St. Luke.
GV II *
Church. C13/C14 and 1834, enlarged later C19. Coursed rubble stone with
stone dressings and colourwashed and mostly rendered red brick. Welsh slate
roof. Swithland slate pyramid tower roof. W tower, nave and chancel under 1
roof, N transept and N chancel vestry. Low tower of 3 stages, lower part C13,
upper C14, with W doorway, small lancet over (C19 stained glass) and 4 2-light
bell openings, that to E blocked. Roof has orb and cross finial. Hollow
moulded nave arch on keeled responds. Nave of 1834. Windows with Cl9 mostly
patterned stained glass. 5 bay tie-beam roof with king posts and struts. N
transept and N chancel vestry of later C19. c1800 chamber organ in mahogany
case, originally from Wistow Hall. V.C.H., Vol.V, and Pevsner.


Listing NGR: SP6399796713

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