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Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Longnor, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1819 / 53°10'54"N

Longitude: -1.8686 / 1°52'6"W

OS Eastings: 408879

OS Northings: 364984

OS Grid: SK088649

Mapcode National: GBR 358.GDT

Mapcode Global: WHCDB.89G1

Entry Name: Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274271

Location: Longnor, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, SK17

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Longnor

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Longnor St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


5/57 Church of Saint Bartholomew

Parish church. Circa 1781, on earlier site. Coursed stone and ashlar facings;
blue slate roof; verge parapets. Tower, and nave and chancel in one.
Tower: of four stages, raised chamfered quoins, bands between stages;
block crenellated parapet and pinnacles. Single-light, round-arched, block-
dressed windows; with 'Y' tracery to bell chamber and stone louvres; blind
arched to middle stage; round-arched west door, rusticated surround and
double doors. Nave: of 5 bays and two tiers of round-arched windows; quoins,
bands at cill and springing levels of both tiers, moulded eaves and blocking
course; fixed small-pane lights, moulded arched heads and keystone, smaller
to upper level; (centre window south side, formerly entrance). Rough-faced
masonry to east ends, Serlian window with round arch over. Interior: tower-
porch to nave without aisles incorporating chancel, plain ceiled; break
fronted gallery on turned columns; Serlian east window in arched rebate,
radial foliage plasterwork over. Pulpit: C19, pine, boarded. Font: C12
or earlier; of chalice shape in gritstone, rough carved low-relief figure-
and faces within shields. Georgian coat of arms fixed to gallery in swan-
necked frame.

Listing NGR: SK0887964984

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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