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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Titley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2357 / 52°14'8"N

Longitude: -2.9807 / 2°58'50"W

OS Eastings: 333125

OS Northings: 260178

OS Grid: SO331601

Mapcode National: GBR F7.1785

Mapcode Global: VH779.922F

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149187

Location: Titley, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Titley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Titley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


4/48 Church of St Peter


Parish church. 1865 by E Haycock Jnr. On site of former priory of a
cell of the order or Tiron, a branch of the Benedictine order. Sandstone
rubble with ashlar dressings and tiled roof. West tower, nave with north
aisle and south porch, chancel with north vestry. West tower of three
stages with string course and embattled parapet. Single lancets to each
stage. Clock face to south. Nave has plinth and a string course which
continues over the windows and acts as a label. Four bays with one single
traceried light to left and two windows with two cinquefoil headed lights
and quatrefoil in roundel to right of gabled south porch with trefoil headed
outer doorway. Four similar 2-light windows to north aisle. Tripartite
window to chancel with outer taller trefoil-headed lights flanking central
shorter light and trefoil in roundel, single trefoil headed light to right,
3-light east window. Interior has a four-bay arcade to the north aisle
with two-centred arched heads and circular piers with moulded bases and
capitals. Open arch-braced trusses to nave and chancel. Monuments on south
wall of chancel; two wall tablets, both Greenly memorials with broken pedi-
ment and cartouche of arms, Doric pilasters, commemorate John Greenly, died
1729 and William Greenly, died 1834. (BoE, p 300).

Listing NGR: SO3312560178

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