History in Structure

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

Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Moreton on Lugg, County of Herefordshire

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: 52.107 / 52°6'25"N

Longitude: -2.7244 / 2°43'27"W

OS Eastings: 350481

OS Northings: 245657

OS Grid: SO504456

Mapcode National: GBR FK.9JTB

Mapcode Global: VH85G.Q9KL

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 27 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099254

English Heritage Legacy ID: 154247

Location: Moreton on Lugg, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Moreton on Lugg

Built-Up Area: Moreton on Lugg

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Moreton on Lugg

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in
Burghill

Listing Text

MORETON-ON-LUGG CP MORETON-ON-LUGG
SO 54 NW
3/62 Church of St Andrew
27.1.67

GV II

Parish church. Largely 1867 reconstruction by W H Knight, with internal
chancel decoration by A Salviati 1887, remains of a C12 window in south wall
of chancel, C15 south arcade, roofs of nave and south aisle possibly of C15.
Coursed and squared sandstone rubble, ashlar dressings; stone slate roof.
Nave with south-west tower, south aisle and north porch, chancel. Nave:
north wall with two 2-light windows with quatrefoil in roundel and moulded
label to left and similar window to right of gabled south porch; pointed
arched head to doorway with attached shafts and decorative capitals, moulded
label. South aisle with two C19 trefoil-headed lights and one re-set late
C13 east window of one trefoil-headed light. South-west tower of three stages
with octagonal broach spire; 2-light openings to bell stage with roundel and
decorative attached shafts and moulded label. Chancel north wall window with
pair of trefoil-headed lights with trefoil in roundel to each. Three trefoil-
headed lights to east window with three trefoils in roundel set in larger roundel
above; remains of semi-circular headed C12 light in south wall. Interior:
trussed rafter roof to nave possibly of C15 date; pent roof to south aisle of
three-bays with moulded members; embattled wall-plate and curved braces spring-
ing from moulded wooden corbels. Ceiled and decorated roof to chancel of C19.
Chancel walls and reredos completely covered in mosaic decoration by Salviati;
with mosaic angels in nave of a later date, 1899. C15 screen now at west end
of church at organ chamber of eight single-light divisions closed at lower
half and open to upper part with cinquefoiled ogee-headed lights with tracery,
moulded mullions, and moulded cornice with vine ornament. (RCHM Vol II, p 147;
BoE, p 256).


Listing NGR: SO5048145657

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

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.