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Church of St George

A Grade II* Listed Building in North Clifton, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.2321 / 53°13'55"N

Longitude: -0.7751 / 0°46'30"W

OS Eastings: 481859

OS Northings: 371259

OS Grid: SK818712

Mapcode National: GBR CJR.8WC

Mapcode Global: WHFGY.2151

Plus Code: 9C5X66JF+RX

Entry Name: Church of St George

Listing Date: 16 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 242608

Location: North Clifton, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG23

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

Civil Parish: North Clifton

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: North and South Clifton

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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1/83 Church of St. George

G.V. II*

Parish church, C13, C14, C15, C19, C20. Coursed blue lias rubble, ashlar
dressings, Welsh slate and leaded roofs; west tower, nave, chancel, north
aisle, vestry, south porch. Tower, 3 stages, plinth and string courses,
diagonal buttresses, six setoffs, moulded battlemented parapet, 8 crocketed
pinnacles. West door C14, with label mould and C16 plank door; above triple
lancet C14; above 4 double lancet bell openings with label moulds and
decorated tracery. North aisle, 3 bays, one C14 double lancet, one C15 triple
lancet (restored), to west, C14 cove moulded ogee headed doorway with label
mould. diagonal buttress: east window C15 triple lancet. Vestry one bay
lean to, one C19 double lancet. Chancel: 2 bays, single C19 lancet to north,
east window triple lancet with panel tracery and hood mould (restored). 2
diagonal buttresses, 2 setoffs, coped gable with cross,to south off-centre priest's
door, 4 centred arched with square label mould, flanked by single C15 triple
lancets with hood moulds. Nave; 3 bays, 2 double, one triple C15 lancets with
hood moulds; clerestorey has 2 C15 2 light windows, string course, 2 anthro-
pomorphic gargoyles, moulded parapet, coped gable with crass. South porch
has moulded and chamfered doorway, gable and slate roof. 3 bay nave;
north arcade has 3 circular piers with circular and octagonal capitals, arches
chamfered and rebated, 5 C19 windows. North aisle has re-set mask corbel in
north-east angle, octagonal C17 font with shields in quatrefoil panels,
inscribed 'He that believeth and is baptised shall be saved. Mark 16'.
Fittings include pulpit C19, plain C19 pews and choir stalls, Royal Arms on
canvas, 2 C18 benefaction boards under tower. Chancel arch rebated and chamfered,
with filleted shaft responds with foliate capitals, C13. Tractarian wall
painting at east end; carved and painted timber reredos, 1882; C19 stained
glass. Piscina, C13 on stem in south wall. Communion table, C17 with C19

Listing NGR: SK8185971259

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