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Font Approximately 1 Metre East of North Porch of Church of St Chad

A Grade II Listed Building in Prees, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8968 / 52°53'48"N

Longitude: -2.6601 / 2°39'36"W

OS Eastings: 355691

OS Northings: 333466

OS Grid: SJ556334

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.PGCW

Mapcode Global: WH9C1.3GK2

Entry Name: Font Approximately 1 Metre East of North Porch of Church of St Chad

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056014

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260519

Location: Prees, Shropshire, SY13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Prees

Built-Up Area: Prees

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Prees St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5433-5533
(south side)
14/62 Font approx. 1m
- east of north porch
of Church of St.
Font, now disused. Dated 1762. Sandstone. Neo-Norman style. Circular
scalloped bowl on moulded plinth with rectangular base. Inscription
around rim of bowl reads "John Whitfield & Thomas Ash Wardens in 1762".

Listing NGR: SJ5569133466

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

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