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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Clun, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3809 / 52°22'51"N

Longitude: -3.0064 / 3°0'22"W

OS Eastings: 331596

OS Northings: 276349

OS Grid: SO315763

Mapcode National: GBR B6.R0J0

Mapcode Global: VH76H.VF04

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 21 March 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175111

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257159

Location: Clun, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Clun

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel Lawn

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


10/64 Church of St. Mary

- II

Church. 1844, by Edward Haycock of Shrewsbury. Coursed limestone
rubble with ashlar dressings; rendered East end and shingle-hung
West end; slate roof. Lancet style; 3-bay nave, polygonal apse,
North-west vestry and South-west porch. Buttresses with single
set-offs; diagonal at corners; chamfered cill string; verge
parapets; gabled West bellcote with chamfered-arched opening.
Lancets with chamfered reveals, 3 in apse; twin West lancets.
Chamfered-arched South doorway in first bay from left with late C19
boarded door; gabled porch with chamfered archway and returned
hoodmould; North-west vestry with lancet to North and lean-to to
West with boarded North door. Interior: roof with 2 pairs of
purlins; arch-braced tie-beam and collar trusses consisting of queen
struts with flanking curved braces and short king post from collar;
chamfered-arched vestry door; octagonal wooden pulpit; octagonal
stone font with quatrefoil panels; there is reputed to be a C17
chest in the vestry. Cf. Church of St. John the Baptist, Church
Road, Newcastle (also included in this list). Cranage; Vol. 5,

Listing NGR: SO3159676349

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