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Church of St Martin

A Grade II Listed Building in Kidsgrove, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0756 / 53°4'31"N

Longitude: -2.2617 / 2°15'41"W

OS Eastings: 382566

OS Northings: 353178

OS Grid: SJ825531

Mapcode National: GBR 023.5AC

Mapcode Global: WHBCD.7Y8L

Entry Name: Church of St Martin

Listing Date: 17 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273339

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: Talke St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 85 SW side)

5/55 Church of St. Martin


Parish church. 1794 with mid-C19 alterations and additions. Red brick
with blue headers (Flemish bond); plain tile roof with shaped tile bands
and coped verges. 4-bay nave with apsidal chancel and C19 north transept.
Nave. Round headed windows with raised keys and Y-traceried glazing
bars. C19 pointed west door with panelled spandrels, flanked by 2 lancet
stair windows with 4-centred heads and hood moulds. Central first floor
window with round head and hood mould and small gable window with round
head springing from an impost band. C19 square bellcote with pyramidal
lead covered roof. Chancel. Round-headed east window with raised keystone
and moulded arch springing from imposts; glazing bars in a Decorated
tracery pattern. Transept. Rough faced ashlar; plain tile roof with
shaped tile bands and stone coped verge. Pointed north window of 3
lights with cusped heads and Decorated tracery of early C14 character;
sill string stepped down to east and west. East door with moulded surround
and shouldered head. Interior. West gallery with panelled rail.
C18 King-post roof over the nave. Semi-circular chancel arch with pan-
elled casing, flanked by a pair of console brackets, each supporting
a wooden stake. Arched-braced collar roof over transept.

Listing NGR: SJ8256653178

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