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Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Eastbourne, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7784 / 50°46'42"N

Longitude: 0.2644 / 0°15'52"E

OS Eastings: 559743

OS Northings: 100085

OS Grid: TQ597000

Mapcode National: GBR MV7.1PH

Mapcode Global: FRA C7F1.4TS

Entry Name: Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 22 October 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293636

Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21

County: East Sussex

District: Eastbourne

Town: Eastbourne

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Town

Built-Up Area: Eastbourne

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Eastbourne St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

EASTBOURNE WILLINGDON ROAD
TQ 59 00
11/10004 Church of St Michael
and All Angels

II

Church. Designed by G.E.S Streatfield in Decorated Gothic revival
style. Chancel vestry and Lady Chapel erected in 1901 (with a
temporary iron nave). Nave aisles and tower erected in 1911. Built of
unknapped flint with stone dressings and Westmoreland slate roof. West
tower, south porch, nave, aisles chancel, north east lady chapel and
south east vestry. Tower of 3 stages with buttresses surmounted by
weathervane. Bellstage has 2 half-blocked arches with double
cinquefoil-headed lights to each face. Gabled south porch with 4-
centred arched entrance with decorated spandrels. Nave has 10
clerestory windows and 4 windows to aisle. Gabled vestry with paired
arched windows to south, and to east triple then 7 light cinquefoil
windows, Chancel has large rose window with band of chequered flint
and stone above with buttresses. Lady Chapel has 2 arched windows.
Interior has 5 bay nave with pointed arches on octagonal piers. Roof
of arched traced type with ogee tension braces. Chancel of 3 bays with
clerestory. East window has stained glass of Christ in Majesty flanked
by 4 archangels. To south is window depicting St Agatha and St Clare
by school of William Morris. Lady Chapel has king post roof and
stained glass window depicting Dorcas, also school of William Morris.
Pulpit, choir stalls, lectern and organ chamber are original.


Listing NGR: TQ5974300085

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