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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade I Listed Building in Warndon, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2101 / 52°12'36"N

Longitude: -2.1656 / 2°9'56"W

OS Eastings: 388782

OS Northings: 256887

OS Grid: SO887568

Mapcode National: GBR 1G0.K8X

Mapcode Global: VH92N.FQ03

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 14 March 1969

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147305

Location: Warndon, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR4

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Civil Parish: Warndon

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Warndon St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

WARNDON CP WARNDON
SO 85 NE
2/613 Church of St Nicholas

14.3.69

GV I

Parish church. C12, late C14 and C15. Rendered sandstone ashlar, timber-
framed tower with lath and plaster infill, tile roof. West tower, nave and
chancel in one, north porch. Tower: C15 in three stages, west wall: window
at each level, louvred opening to belfry in gable, in the wall the first and
second stages have curved tension braces, gable has two queen struts to collar;
north and south walls close-studded. Nave and chancel: four bays, walls C12;
north wall: west bay has C15 timber-framed porch, door has semi-circular head
with roll moulding, windows of two trefoil headed lights under square heads;
south wall similar with corresponding entrance; east window: three lights with
Y-tracery under 2-centred head. Interior: division between nave and chancel
marked by plastered truss; tower arch has a segmental head, upper part of jambs
moulded, evidently a former window. Fittings: early C17 altar rails, sanctuary
floored with late C15 Malvern School tiles; grained late C18 box pews; font:
moulded octagonal bowl of C14. A church untouched by Victorian restoration.
(VCH 3, p 553; BoE p 284).


Listing NGR: SO8803655905

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