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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Tamworth, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5959 / 52°35'45"N

Longitude: -1.6881 / 1°41'17"W

OS Eastings: 421220

OS Northings: 299839

OS Grid: SP212998

Mapcode National: GBR 5HB.61B

Mapcode Global: WHCHB.10DQ

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 28 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386453

Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77

County: Staffordshire

District: Tamworth

Town: Tamworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Trinity

Built-Up Area: Tamworth

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Dosthill

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text


TAMWORTH

SP29NW CHURCH ROAD, Dosthill
670-1/5/25 (West side)
Church of St. Paul

GV II

Church. 1870-72. By E. Holmes of Birmingham. Ashlar with tile
roofs. Early English style. 2-bay chancel with south vestry;
4-bay nave. Narrow offset buttresses and angle buttresses;
coped gables. Chancel has sill course and 3-light east window
with Geometrical tracery; north side has cusped lancet and
narrow projection for organ; south side has cusped lancet to
east of square vestry with cusped lancets, west entrance with
segmental-pointed head and small splayed spire with lucarnes;
plastered conecting block. Nave has cusped lancets to north
and south; south gabled porch has plain chamfered pointed
entrance with paired doors; 4-light west window with
Geometrical tracery; east gable has bell turret with blocked
pointed openings. INTERIOR: deep arch-braced roofs, that to
chancel corbelled; chancel arch on corbels carved with vine
and wheat, passion flower and lily, low walls to chancel. East
window has stained glass by Hardman and Co; other windows have
C20 stained glass.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.117).


Listing NGR: SP2122099839

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