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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Sandon and Burston, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8629 / 52°51'46"N

Longitude: -2.0696 / 2°4'10"W

OS Eastings: 395409

OS Northings: 329489

OS Grid: SJ954294

Mapcode National: GBR 27J.KK4

Mapcode Global: WHBDN.59QL

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272278

Location: Sandon and Burston, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Sandon and Burston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

Church of All Saints
SJ 92 NE 16/1 24.1.67.

A late C12 or early C13 church, virtually rebuilt circa 1300 with C14 north
aisle and later additions. Stone with tile roof. Nave with aisles, chancel
and Perpendicular south-west tower. Fine arch braced roofs. North aisle elaborately
remodelled in 1851 as a family chapel of the Earls of Harrowby. Well restored
by W D Caroe in 1923 and later. Font dated 1669. Jacobean pulpit with tester.
Communion rail and family pews in chancel of Jacobean type. Numerous good monuments
mainly to the Erdeswick family, including: 4 incised alabaster slabs of circa 1600;
large mural monument with recumbent effigy and those of kneeling wives to Samson
Erdeswick, 1603, designed by himself in 1601; mural monument to George Digby,
1675. Graded for architectural interest, including that of the interior features.

Listing NGR: SJ9540729486

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