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Church of St Swithin

A Grade II Listed Building in Ganarew, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.8436 / 51°50'36"N

Longitude: -2.6844 / 2°41'3"W

OS Eastings: 352948

OS Northings: 216329

OS Grid: SO529163

Mapcode National: GBR FM.V2R7

Mapcode Global: VH86N.FX7L

Entry Name: Church of St Swithin

Listing Date: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153796

Location: Ganarew, County of Herefordshire, NP25

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ganarew

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ganarew

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


5/5 Church of St Swithin


Parish church. c1850 by J Pritchard of Llandaff. Coursed sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings, decorative tiled roof with bands of fishscale tiles.
Nave, south porch and chancel with north vestry. Decorated style.
Nave: 2 square-headed windows with hoodmoulds have cusped ogee-headed lights
and spandrels, 2-light window to west and 3-light to east flanking gabled
porch. Square-set bellcote partly supported by a central buttress at west
end has similar cusped ogee-headed openings in square surrounds and spirelet
with decorative lucarnes, 3-cusped ogee-headed lancets to chancel. Interior:
decorative arch-braced roof with moulded members and cusped wind-braces,
mock sepulcural recess in north wall of chancel with cusping and crocket

Listing NGR: SO5294916326

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