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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bilston, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5639 / 52°33'50"N

Longitude: -2.0681 / 2°4'5"W

OS Eastings: 395482

OS Northings: 296232

OS Grid: SO954962

Mapcode National: GBR 1TT.F9

Mapcode Global: WHBG0.6TG9

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 3 February 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378514

Location: Wolverhampton, WV14

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bilston East

Built-Up Area: Bilston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Bilston St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


895-1/15/23 (North side)
03/02/77 Church of St Mary


Church. 1827-9. By Francis Goodwin. Ashlar with parapeted
roof. Early English style. 6-bay single-vessel nave and
chancel; east apse and west tower. Windows have cusped iron
Y-tracery in splayed reveals between offset buttresses, but
narrow west bays have blind lancets with ogee hood; top
cornice and high parapet; east canted apse has tall windows
and entrance with 4-centred head and paired doors; flanking
blind lancets and diagonal buttresses; canted west angles have
2-light windows over entrances with 4-centred heads; west end
has tower with flanking blind windows; diagonal buttresses and
pointed entrance with head stops to hood below 2-light window;
gabled roundel, possibly for clock face; octagonal bell stage
has truncated pinnacles with flying buttresses to angles;
louvred lancets, parapet and 8 crocketed pinnacles.
INTERIOR has 3 galleries on iron columns.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.70).

Listing NGR: SO9548296232

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