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Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in St Matthew's, Walsall

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Latitude: 52.5773 / 52°34'38"N

Longitude: -1.9802 / 1°58'48"W

OS Eastings: 401436

OS Northings: 297720

OS Grid: SP014977

Mapcode National: GBR 2F4.NZ

Mapcode Global: WHBG1.KH70

Entry Name: Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219039

Location: Walsall, WS1

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: St Matthew's

Built-Up Area: Walsall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: St Michael and All Angels, Caldmore with St Mary and All Saints, Palfrey

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SP 09 NW
Church of St Michael
and All Angels
- II

Church. 1870/71, by J R Veall, restored after fire in 1964. Red sand-
stone with some Bath stone dressings and tile roof. Early English style.
Comprises a nave,with a west porch and vestry added in 1896, north aisle
completed in 1878 and south aisle in 1880. On the north side is a gabled
vestry and a chapel, both added in the 1920s. The west porch is of two
storeys and two bays, and has a moulded pointed north doorway. The aisles
are of five bays, separated by buttresses and with plate tracery. The
windows are each of two lancet lights. The clerestory windows are paired
lancets. Each of the three sides of the apse has a window of a single-
multi-foiled light. Interior: nave arcade of five bays with pointed sand-
stone arches which have edge mouldings. Round columns have foliated
capitals. The clerestory windows each have a central inner banded shaft
with foliated capital. The ribbed wagon roof replaces the original one
destroyed in 1964. The windows of the apse are flanked by narrow shafts.
The font and pulpit are of sandstone, the latter with elaborate Gothic
arcading. (BoE, p 293).

Listing NGR: SP0143697720

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