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Church of St Mark

A Grade II Listed Building in Amcotts, North Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6167 / 53°37'0"N

Longitude: -0.7085 / 0°42'30"W

OS Eastings: 485528

OS Northings: 414125

OS Grid: SE855141

Mapcode National: GBR RVHM.D7

Mapcode Global: WHGG5.2CW6

Entry Name: Church of St Mark

Listing Date: 1 March 1967

Last Amended: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165057

Location: Amcotts, North Lincolnshire, DN17

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Amcotts

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Amcotts St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

SE 81 SE AMCOTTS CHURCH STREET
(south side)

5/2 Church of St Mark
(formerly listed as
Church of St Thomas a
1.3.67 Becket)

GV II

Parish church. 1853. Rock-faced ashlar with rusticated and tooled ashlar
dressings. Welsh slate roofs. West tower with octagonal stair turret to
south-east angle, 4-bay nave with south porch and 2-bay chancel with vestry
adjoining north side. Chamfered plinth. 2-stage tower: diagonal buttresses
with offsets. Tall first stage with pointed 2-light Y-traceried west window
with hoodmould, similar window above; shouldered-arched door to stair turret
with single-light window above. Moulded string course. Belfry has banded
angle shafts, single lancets with hoodmoulds and wooden louvres, clock face
to west, dentilled moulded eaves cornice. Splay-footed octagonal spire with
plain finial and weathercock. Nave: diagonal buttresses and buttresses
between bays with offsets; lancets with hoodmoulds. Porch: pointed
chamfered outer arch with hoodmould, flanked by buttresses. Pointed
chamfered inner arch. Chancel: diagonal buttresses, lancets with
hoodmoulds, pointed 3-light east window with stepped lancets and hoodmould,
small pointed oval light above. All windows have rock-faced rusticated
jambs, tooled mullions and reveals. Dentilled eaves cornice and coped
gables throughout, with cross finials to nave and porch. Interior. Pointed
double-chamfered tower and chancel arches, with corbelled inner order and
continuous outer chamfer. 4-bay single hammer-beam nave roof with corbelled
wall posts, moulded arch braces and slender timbers. Polygonal font with
moulded shaft.


Listing NGR: SE8552814125

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