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Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Farewell and Chorley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7022 / 52°42'7"N

Longitude: -1.8783 / 1°52'41"W

OS Eastings: 408323

OS Northings: 311622

OS Grid: SK083116

Mapcode National: GBR 3C1.KYL

Mapcode Global: WHCGN.3BVR

Entry Name: Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 27 February 1964

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374273

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272634

Location: Farewell and Chorley, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Farewell and Chorley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Farewell St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


2/23 Church of St. Bartholomew


Parish church. Circa 1300 largely rebuilt in the mid C18 and restored
mid C19. Chancel, nave and west tower (with south porch). Stone and
red brick; tiled roofs with verge parapets to east. Tower: 1747 brick,
only slightly taller than nave ridge, raised string below plain corniced
parapet, small round-arch bell chamber openings; gabled south porch
with round arch entrance. Nave: 1740 of brick; corbelled eaves band
and pilasters at extremities; two bays, round arch Y-tracery windows
with keystone heads. Chancel: of one bay and under continuous ridge
with nave, C15 panel tracery two-light flat-headed windows to sides;
3-light, pointed east window with intersecting tracery. Interior:
nave roof late C19 crown post type. Pulpit: C20, octagonal with carved
linenfold panels. Simple font on stand inscribed "A. A. MINN/IR CH
WAR/1703". Two ranges of circa 1300 misericords in chancel. Graded
II* for surviving medieval fabric and fittings. B.O.E. p.131.

Listing NGR: SK0832311622

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