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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Ayot St Peter, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8201 / 51°49'12"N

Longitude: -0.2335 / 0°14'0"W

OS Eastings: 521850

OS Northings: 214971

OS Grid: TL218149

Mapcode National: GBR J8T.V2Z

Mapcode Global: VHGPC.WJX2

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158292

Location: Ayot St. Peter, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Welwyn Hatfield

Civil Parish: Ayot St Peter

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ayot St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text





Church, 1874 by J P Seddon. Polychromatic early Gothic style.
Red brick with vitreous and white brick chequer pattern,
diapering and banding. Flush stone dressings. Machine tile roof
with terracotta cresting. Tall spire on S with square base
sloping at angles to stone steeple and with mosaic clock on E
face. Round apse has 1, 2 and 3 light lancets. Wider nave with
recessed 2 and 3 light trefoiled lancets and multi-light W window
with central rose. The interior is an exceptionally complete
example of church furnishing about 1880. Chancel arch is an
early work of the Martin Brothers. Stained glass in W window
(1880) designed by Seddon. Barrel vaulted wooden nave roof.
Font with floral frieze and marble pillars. (Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL2185014971

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