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Church of St James

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7641 / 52°45'50"N

Longitude: -1.7229 / 1°43'22"W

OS Eastings: 418792

OS Northings: 318536

OS Grid: SK187185

Mapcode National: GBR 4CT.P77

Mapcode Global: WHCGB.HSSB

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 12 March 1964

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273438

Location: Barton-under-Needwood, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Barton-under-Needwood

Built-Up Area: Barton-under-Needwood

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Barton-under-Needwood

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 1800 1/1 -----------
Church of St James


Parish Church. Dated 1517 and built by Dr John Taylor, a native of the village,
noted ecclesiastic, and chaplain to Henry VIII. Built of stone with embattled
parapets. Nave and aisles (aisles widened C19), clerestory and polygonal apse.
Nave and chancel retain original low pitched roofs. Contains several monuments,
notable a good alabaster mural monument of 1691 to Joseph Sanders and a marble
tablet to Edmund Antrobus (1732) and wife (1728).

Listing NGR: SK1879918537

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

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