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Church of St Thomas

A Grade II Listed Building in Kidsgrove, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1128 / 53°6'45"N

Longitude: -2.2101 / 2°12'36"W

OS Eastings: 386034

OS Northings: 357305

OS Grid: SJ860573

Mapcode National: GBR 12Y.S30

Mapcode Global: WHBCF.01V0

Entry Name: Church of St Thomas

Listing Date: 22 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273344

Location: Kidsgrove, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST7

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Kidsgrove

Built-Up Area: Kidsgrove

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Mow Cop St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 85 NE east side) Mow Cop

2/60 Church of St. Thomas


Parish church. 1841-2. By T. Stanley for the Church Commissioners.
Dressed free-stone with ashlar quoins and dressings; slate roof. West
tower, 4-bay nave, single-bay chancel and south-east vestry. Gothic
style. West tower. 3 stages, with diagonal buttresses and crenellated
parapet. Pointed west door; pointed west window over with Y-tracery;
paired lancets at belfry level. Nave. Single-light lancets windows
including 2 in the west wall, one each side of the tower; slim buttresses
at the bay divisions and clasping buttresses at the corners; chamfered
plinth and eaves band. Chancel. Window of 3 lancets. The vestry has
a pointed south door. Interior. Pointed chancel arch. Simple altar
rail with wrought iron supports. The Church of St. Thomas is part of
an interesting group of buildings which includes The School (q.v.) and
The Vicarage (q.v.). B.o.E. p. 207.

Listing NGR: SJ8603457305

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