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Latitude: 51.9135 / 51°54'48"N
Longitude: -2.5859 / 2°35'9"W
OS Eastings: 359798
OS Northings: 224046
OS Grid: SO597240
Mapcode National: GBR FR.PP5Q
Mapcode Global: VH86J.459G
Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin
Listing Date: 22 October 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1098720
English Heritage Legacy ID: 153454
Location: Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR9
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Ross-on-Wye
Built-Up Area: Ross-on-Wye
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Ross
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 5924; 650/1/1
CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN
A fine church with nave, North and South aisles square tower with pinnacles
at corners and graceful spire. Local red sandstone with ashlar dressings.
Some C12 material re-used. Church was rebuilt in C13 and dedicated in 1316.
Heavily restored in 1878. Window tracery mainly C19. Nave, part of chancel,
North and South aisles are C13. Tower, spire, 2-storey South porch North
porch, part of chancel and sanctuary are C14. Also roof of South aisle are
C15. East window has C15 glass. Many fine C16 and C17 monuments to the
Rudhall family in alabaster; other good monuments. C17 Communion rails;
left C17 or East C18 font; left C17 gates of scrolled ironwork in North
porch. C13 coffin and lid. Inside are the dead trunks of some elm suckers
that were once green in the church. RCHM 1.
Listing NGR: SO5979524045
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