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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Whatcote, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.0983 / 52°5'53"N

Longitude: -1.5653 / 1°33'54"W

OS Eastings: 429877

OS Northings: 244530

OS Grid: SP298445

Mapcode National: GBR 5PH.F2B

Mapcode Global: VHBYG.TJC9

Plus Code: 9C4W3CXM+8V

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 13 October 1966

Last Amended: 30 June 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305928

Location: Whatcote, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV36

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Whatcote

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Whatcote St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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9/165 Church of St. Peter
13/10/66 (Formerly listed as Parish
Church of St. Peter)


Church. C12-C14. Restorations 1820. Repairs c.1940. Ashlar and coursed ironstone
rubble. Ironstone banded with limestone at east end. Tile and slate roofs. Stone
coped gables with ball finials. Chancel, nave, west tower, south porch. Chancel
has 3-light east window with intersecting tracery, a pointed arched doorway with
plank; door on south, to left a square headed Perpendicular window. To right a
2-light Perpendicular window with hood mould and label stops. North side of
nave: Romanesque north doorway has billet and cable mouldings. Blocked entrance.
2 tall round headed Romanesque windows and a square headed window. South side of
nave: 2 lancets and a 2-light window with Y tracery with cusped head and hood
mould. Renewed Y traceried window to left of gabled porch. Pointed arched south
doorway has chamfered jambs and plank door. West tower: C13 2 stages divided by
string courses. Windows include lancets, cinquefoiled pointed lights and
trefoiled ogee headed lights. Embattled parapet. Interior: chancel has barrel
roof with tie beams. C19 nave roof. C18 altar rails. C18 pulpit. 3 benches with
Perpendicular ends. Circular stone font. C18 memorials in chancel to Mary
Seagrove, John Seagrove and Martha Drake.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, 1981, p.470, V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol. V,
1949, pp.203-4).

Listing NGR: SP2987744530

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