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Latitude: 52.0947 / 52°5'40"N
Longitude: -1.8263 / 1°49'34"W
OS Eastings: 411995
OS Northings: 244051
OS Grid: SP119440
Mapcode National: GBR 4MT.M2J
Mapcode Global: VHB0W.9MC2
Entry Name: Church of St Ecgwin
Listing Date: 30 July 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1081550
English Heritage Legacy ID: 148694
Location: Honeybourne, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11
Civil Parish: Honeybourne
Built-Up Area: Honeybourne
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Church Honeybourne St Ecgwyn
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
HONEYBOURNE CP CHURCH HONEYBOURNE
SP 14 SW
8/91 Church of St Ecgwin
Parish church. Dedicated 1295, extended early C14 and C15, restored late
C19. Coursed lias rubble with ashlar dressings and Cotswold stone roof.
Nave and chancel 1295, south porch C15, west tower C14. West tower of
four stages with diagonal buttresses surmounted by a late C14 octagonal
stone spire with crocketted corner pinnacles. Openings of spire are of
of two ogee trefoiled lights under a triangular head. Nave: aisle-less
with clerestory, four bays with windows of two trefoiled lights to south
clerestory (north blind), over two C19 windows of two cinquefoiled lights
to right, to left of centre a window of three trefoiled lights. South
porch in left-hand bay has a stone roof of three bays on stone arches;
entry has a Tudor arch with pierced quatrefoils to spandrels and a square
label, south door C14. There is a blocked north door. Chancel: two bays
each with a trefoiled lancet, priest's door in south wall. East window is
of three trefoiled lights under a 2-centred head. Interior: rere arches
to most of windows. C19 chancel arch. Chancel has a trefoil-headed piscina.
Roofs: nave C15, of four bays of shallow pitch with moulded tie-beams, wall-
posts on stone angled corbels. Chancel has a common rafter roof with scissor
braces. Fittings: octagonal C15 font. (BoE, p 119; VCH, 2, pp 368-370).
Listing NGR: SP1199244053
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