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Latitude: 51.7289 / 51°43'44"N
Longitude: -0.1168 / 0°7'0"W
OS Eastings: 530159
OS Northings: 205030
OS Grid: TL301050
Mapcode National: GBR KCG.F9R
Mapcode Global: VHGPT.XTM0
Entry Name: Church of St Mary Ponsbourne
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173661
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158451
Location: Hatfield, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, SG13
District: Welwyn Hatfield
Civil Parish: Hatfield
Built-Up Area: Newgate Street
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ponsbourne St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 30 NW HATFIELD NEWGATE STREET VILLAGE
10/188 Church of St Mary
Church. 1848, enlarged 1858 by Lander and Bedells. Chancel 1887
by H Hardwicke Langston. Rusticated stone. Slate roof.
Cruciform plan. Early English Gothic style. Steeple at SW angle
contains porch: Square buttressed base, changing to octagonal
spire with miniature-arcade of trefoiled arches at its base.
Door on W with 3 orders of arches and shafts with stiff leaf
capitals. Nave has 3-light W window. Single lancets to sides.
Triple lancets to transepts. Dogtooth course at eaves. Chancel
has corbelled eaves and 3-light plate tracery E window.
Interior is undivided with collar purlin roof carried on bosses
which carry carved wooden angels. Elaborate circular stone
pulpit with naturalistic leaf carving and sculptured figures at
base. (Pevsner (1977) ).
Listing NGR: TL3015905030
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