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Church of St Kentigern

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaumont, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9131 / 54°54'47"N

Longitude: -2.9804 / 2°58'49"W

OS Eastings: 337244

OS Northings: 558040

OS Grid: NY372580

Mapcode National: GBR 7CMM.JL

Mapcode Global: WH7ZW.6R0X

Entry Name: Church of St Kentigern

Listing Date: 1 May 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78198

Location: Beaumont, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Beaumont

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkandrews-on-Eden with Beaumont St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 35 NE BEAUMONT Grinsdale

Church of
St Kentigern

Church. On medieval site, present church mentioned in 1703, restorations of
1740 and 1896. Cement render on chamfered plinth, graduated greenslate roof
with coped gables, kneelers and cross finial. Small square 2-storey west tower,
3-bay nave, single-bay chancel. Tower has ground-floor slit vents, bell chamber
has louvred vents in segmental red sandstone arch. Battlemented parapet with
merlons. Nave has wooden south porch and door of 1896, leaded-pane windows in
nave and chancel in segmental red sandstone arch. External aedicule wall plaque
to John Forster, died 1819. Interior has C19 marble wall plaques, one to Flora
Steel by George Nelson of Carlisle; painted wooden panel of Royal Arms on west
wall of nave.

Listing NGR: NY3724458040

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

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