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Parish Church of St Lucia

A Grade II Listed Building in Aunsby and Dembleby, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9269 / 52°55'36"N

Longitude: -0.4511 / 0°27'3"W

OS Eastings: 504222

OS Northings: 337729

OS Grid: TF042377

Mapcode National: GBR FRJ.DSR

Mapcode Global: WHGKL.1PHK

Plus Code: 9C4XWGGX+PH

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Lucia

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 192663

Location: Aunsby and Dembleby, North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG34

County: Lincolnshire

District: North Kesteven

Civil Parish: Aunsby and Dembleby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: South Lafford

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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1.2.67 St. Lucia


Parish church. 1867-8. By Charles Kirk of Sleaford in the Norman Revival
style. Rock faced limestone with ashlar quoins and dressings, plain tiled
roof with raised stone coped gables and crested ridge. Nave with double
bellcote, south porch, vestry and apsidal chancel. The exterior has
pilaster buttresses, a chamfered plinth and looped and scrolled corbel
table. To the west is a pair of round headed windows with a circular window
over. At the gable is a gabled double bellcote with dogtoothed surround to
the openings, a circular midwall shaft and engaged side shafts. In the
north wall are 3 windows with round heads and roll moulded surrounds. In
the east wall of the vestry is a similar smaller window. In the apse are 5
round headed windows with angle shafts, cushion capitals and chamfered
surrounds, there is a chamfered cill band. In the south wall are 2 windows
matching those to the north. The gabled south porch has a mid C12 style
outer doorway with 2 moulded orders of a roll and a chevron supported on
paired angle shafts with cushion capitals. The inner doorway has a single
order of roll moulding interrupted by plain chevrons. Interior: The round
headed chancel arch has 2 plain chamfered orders and half engaged round
side shafts with stiff leaf capitals. In the north wall of the chancel a
broad double chamfered arch with half engaged shafted reveals and octagonal
capitals opens into the vestry. The sanctuary has fine Minton tiles and
behind the altar is a limestone reredos with paterae, crosses saltire and
cushion capitals.Fittings: Are all C19 including the circular ashlar pulpit
with blank fluted arcading to the sides. At the rear of the nave, the font
is a handsome C12 late C12 pillar piscina with chevrons to the stem, a
cushion capital with paterae and chip carved stars to the top.

Listing NGR: TF0422237729

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