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Church of St Peter

A Grade I Listed Building in Eccleshall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9004 / 52°54'1"N

Longitude: -2.3491 / 2°20'56"W

OS Eastings: 376612

OS Northings: 333718

OS Grid: SJ766337

Mapcode National: GBR 044.0XB

Mapcode Global: WH9C5.WCKB

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272197

Location: Eccleshall, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST21

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Eccleshall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 73 SE;


Church of St Peter



1630-40. A rebuilding in a simplified Gothic style. Stone. Nave with aisles,
chancel and east tower. The interior quite unspoilt with box pews, dated 1711,
and whitened walls. Considerable remains of late medieval and Cl7 painted
glass, the latter heraldic. South aisle windows by Kempe. A number of good
mural monuments, notably: cartouches to William Bagot (1687) and Spencer Broughton
(1702), and tablet to Sir Brian Broughton. Unusual stoup-shaped font in respond
of north tower arch.

Listing NGR: SJ7661133719

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

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