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Church of James

A Grade II Listed Building in Arrow with Weethley, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1961 / 52°11'45"N

Longitude: -1.9207 / 1°55'14"W

OS Eastings: 405515

OS Northings: 255319

OS Grid: SP055553

Mapcode National: GBR 3K6.773

Mapcode Global: VHB0F.N2G9

Entry Name: Church of James

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305136

Location: Arrow with Weethley, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Arrow with Weethley

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Arrow with Weethley

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


5/123 Church of St . James

- II

Church. 1857-58 by Edward Haycock. Lias ashlar with limestone dressings,
and tile roof. 3 bay nave, apsidal chancel, west bellcote, and vestry.
Late C13 style; Geometrical tracery with hood moulds. Nave north side;
double leaf folding door with keeled roll moulding, in open timber porch.
2-light eastern window, and single lancets flanking door. West front has
diagonal and central buttresses and 2 cusped lancets. South side has no
windows; vestry with catslide roof. Chancel: 3-sided apse has single
lancets with trefoiled circles and 2-light north window. Massive clasping
buttresses to angles. Interior: chancel has an aumbry to north, single
sedilia to south. Simple chancel arch with hood mould on brackets carved
with naturalistic lilies and grapes, painted. Plastered walls throughout,
and simple arch-braced roofs. Fittings: big octagonal font on 4 half-hipped
gablets; fine High Victorian wood lectern; contemporary stained glass in
apse. An inexpensive small church, but a well considered design with high-
quality detailing. The church occupies a prominent position overlooking the
(V.C.H. Warwickshire, Vol. III p.188; Buildings of England : Warwickshire,

Listing NGR: SP0551555319

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