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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Swaby, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2728 / 53°16'21"N

Longitude: 0.0775 / 0°4'38"E

OS Eastings: 538630

OS Northings: 377100

OS Grid: TF386771

Mapcode National: GBR XZZL.KJ

Mapcode Global: WHJLC.5Z4X

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 9 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196103

Location: Swaby, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN13

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Swaby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Strubby Wold Marsh St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

SWABY CHURCH LANE
TF 37 NE (east side)

1/37 Church of
St. Nicholas
9.3.67
II

Parish church. 1828, altered C20. Red brick in Flemish bond,
painted ashlar dressings, slate roof with overhanging eaves.
Nave plus western bellcote, facetted chancel, west porch. The
gabled porch has plinth and pointed and stepped outer arch
surrounded by a sandstone cross, angle pilasters and blank
stepped side arches. The west end of the nave has pilaster
buttresses and square bellcote with roundel beneath and louvred
chamfered bell openings to east and west. Angle pilasters rise
from sandstone corbels, the pyramidal roof has emaciate sandstone
battlements. Side walls of the nave have advanced window bays.
The 2 windows are of 2 lights with wooden tracery, stepped
surrounds and plain bracketed cills. In the east end of the nave
is a roundel. The lower facetted chancel, has a plain east
window matching the rest. To either side of the chancel are
lower C20 additions. Interior. Plastered and lined to resemble
ashlar. The west door has a moulded and painted surround and
double panelled doors. Above are blank quatrefoils in circles.
The chancel arch matches with lower blank arches to either side.
The chancel has blank pointed openings on side walls.
Furnishings are all C19.


Listing NGR: TF3863077100

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