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Church of St Peter and St Thomas

A Grade II Listed Building in Wormbridge, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9712 / 51°58'16"N

Longitude: -2.8353 / 2°50'7"W

OS Eastings: 342714

OS Northings: 230634

OS Grid: SO427306

Mapcode National: GBR FF.KTKY

Mapcode Global: VH78J.SQY7

Plus Code: 9C3VX5C7+FV

Entry Name: Church of St Peter and St Thomas

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155591

ID on this website: 101099588

Location: St Peter's Church, Wormbridge, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Wormbridge

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wormbridge

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 43 SW
2/56 Church of St Peter
and St Thomas

Parish church. C12 origins and C13 lower stage to west tower, entire
church extensively restored and refaced 1851-9. Dressed and squared
sandstone rubble refacing to earlier rubble structure, ashlar dressings,
C20 concrete tiled roof with Welsh slate to spire. West tower, nave
with north porch and chancel. West tower: three stages with broach spire,
single C13 lancets to each side of lower stage, large C19 trefoil headed
lights to bell stage with hoodmoulds. Buttressed nave has three C19 lancets
to left and one to right of C19 timber-framed north porch, north door of
c1200, semi-circular headed of two orders, inner chamfered and outer plain.
The south wall has four similar C19 lancet windows. The chancel is also
buttressed and has one C19 window of two trefoil headed lights with a two-
centred arched head to both the north and south walls. The east window has
three stepped lights. Interior: C13 tower arch with two-centred head of two
chamfered orders and moulded label. The pulpit incorporates pieces of C18
woodwork given to the church in 1870 from Newnham Paddox in Leicestershire;
panels with caryatids in strapwork fetters and one panel with figures of
Virgin with Child and St John. Also some fragments of C18 dado panelling
in nave. Chancel contains monuments to Clive family of Courtfield; Lady
Catherine Clive, died 1882, and Charles Clive, 1883. (RCHM, Vol I, p 254-5;
BoE, p 325).

Listing NGR: SO4271430634

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