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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9609 / 51°57'39"N

Longitude: -0.2191 / 0°13'8"W

OS Eastings: 522463

OS Northings: 230657

OS Grid: TL224306

Mapcode National: GBR J78.5F9

Mapcode Global: VHGNM.5Z14

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 27 May 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161927

Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth South East

Parish: Letchworth Garden City

Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Willian

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

In the entry for the folloeing building :-
LETCHWORTH WILLIAN CHURCH ROAD
TL 23 SW
Willian
1/2 Church of All Saints
- 27.5.54 II

the Grade shall be amended to read Grade II* (star).

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WILLIAN CHURCH ROAD
1.
5255
Willian
Church of All Saints
TL 23 SW 1/2 27.5.54
II
2.
Willian parish church. Two bay nave and chancel, C12 and C13; tower and south
porch, C15. Welsh slate roof with coped gables. Flint and ironstone rubble
walls with ashlar dressings and buttresses. Three stage tower with stair turret,
battlemented parapet, moulded strings, diagonal buttresses and gargoyles.
C14 and C15 fenestration in Perpendicular style. Plain, gabled porch. Interior
with C19 timber barrel roof to nave and chancel; chancel retains original corbel
masks. Brass of Richard Golden (died 1446). Good wall monuments in chancel
to Edward and Joan Lacon (died 1625 and 1624), John Chapman (died 1624) and
Thomas Wilson (died 1656). Former C15 chancel screen removed. Carved chancel
seats. (VCH vol III p 179, RCHM Herts p 242.)


Listing NGR: TL2246330657

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