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The Remains of the Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Newnham, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3912 / 52°23'28"N

Longitude: -1.3429 / 1°20'34"W

OS Eastings: 444811

OS Northings: 277220

OS Grid: SP448772

Mapcode National: GBR 7NY.394

Mapcode Global: VHCTP.N5X7

Entry Name: The Remains of the Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 6 October 1960

Last Amended: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308814

Location: King's Newnham, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Civil Parish: King's Newnham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Church Lawford St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

KINGS NEWNHAM
SP47NW
2/28 The remains of the Church of
06/10/60 St. Laurence
(Formerly listed as The
remains of Church of St.
Laurence)

GV II

Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Church (remains of).
Church tower and fragment of nave north wall. Late C12 origins; upper stages
rebuilt, possibly in C16. Later alterations. Squared coursed limestone with red
sandstone dressings. First stage has some brick patching. Old tile pyramid roof.
4 stages, with splay between each stage. North side has slit window to second
stage. East side has round arch, partly of yellow brick. Nave roofline is
clearly visible. Third and fourth stages have irregular quoins. Third stage has
tall, narrow, chamfered 2-light mullioned window to each side, with mullion
removed to east. Fourth stage has 2-light double-chamfered mullioned window to
each side. Fragment of nave wall, of sandstone ashlar, is approximately 5 metres
long and 1 metre high. The remainder of the church was demolished in 1797.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.194; Buildings of England: Warwickshire,
p.328).


Listing NGR: SP4481177220

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