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Church of St James the Great

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchill and Blakedown, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4042 / 52°24'14"N

Longitude: -2.1767 / 2°10'36"W

OS Eastings: 388076

OS Northings: 278475

OS Grid: SO880784

Mapcode National: GBR 1CP.8HP

Mapcode Global: VH91P.7T4V

Entry Name: Church of St James the Great

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157060

Location: Churchill and Blakedown, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Churchill and Blakedown

Built-Up Area: Blakedown

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Churchill-in-Halfshire with Blakedown

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

CHURCHILL & BLAKEDOWN CP BIRMINGHAM ROAD (south side)
SO 87 NE Blakedown
7/73 Church of St James the Great
- II
Parish church. 1866, by G E Street, extended 1905. Sandstone rubble with
machine tile roof. Nave, chancel and north aisle of 1905. Nave: three bays
with two cinquefoiled light window to left, a trefoiled lancet, gabled porch
to right. West window of three cinquefoiled lights under 2-centred head below
timber bellcote with shingled pyramidal roof. Chancel: one trefoiled lancet;
east window of three cinquefoiled lights. Aisle: two windows of two pointed
lights, to left end a window of two cinquefoiled lights under square head.
Interior: three-bay arcade to aisle has two Tudor arches and a smaller 2-
centred arch to west. Bellcote supported by large arch-braced collar truss.
Fittings: almost all are early C20. (BoE, p 93).


Listing NGR: SO8807678474

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