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Latitude: 52.2521 / 52°15'7"N
Longitude: -0.8774 / 0°52'38"W
OS Eastings: 476733
OS Northings: 262137
OS Grid: SP767621
Mapcode National: GBR BW3.T55
Mapcode Global: VHDRZ.RN1F
Entry Name: Church of St Matthew
Listing Date: 9 December 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1039661
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232138
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2
Electoral Ward/Division: Phippsville
Built-Up Area: Northampton
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Northampton St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
In the entry for;
SP 76 SE NORTHAMPTON KETTERING ROAD
14/135 Church of St Matthew
the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star)
Church of St Matthew
SP 76 SE 14/135 9.12.68.
1891-4 by Matthew Holding, in roughly C13 style, of squared rubble and ashlar,
Welsh slated roof. Large tall building with transepts, apsed chancel and north
west tower with spire. Vaulted chancel; timber roof to nave, trusses on stone
arches with lightly pierced spandrels. Some good stained glass, approximately
same date as building. North transept stone sculpture, Madonna and Child, 1944
by Henry Moore. South transept painting, Crucifixion, 1946 by Graham Sutherland.
Listing NGR: SP7673362137
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