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Parish Church of St Giles

A Grade II* Listed Building in Codicote, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8539 / 51°51'13"N

Longitude: -0.2322 / 0°13'55"W

OS Eastings: 521852

OS Northings: 218730

OS Grid: TL218187

Mapcode National: GBR J8F.N44

Mapcode Global: VHGP5.XNMP

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161953

Location: Codicote, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Codicote

Built-Up Area: Oaklands

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Codicote

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

10/6 Parish Church of
St Giles

- II*

Parish Church. C12 origin. Some C13 fragments. C15 W tower.
Restored 1853. Flint rubble with stone dressings. Plain tile
pitched roofs, the nave parapeted. 3-stage battlemented W tower,
top 2 stages with C15 detail includinq 2-light belfry windows.
Lead spike with wrouqht iron weathervane. Deeply recessed W door
and 3-light window above. Nave has restored C12 lancet in N
wall and some C15 stonework to square and 4-centre arch windows.
Other fenestration is C14 style. S Porch C19. Interior has
large C15 W tower arch with single attached shafts S nave arcade
has columns on C13 octagonal bases. Restored C15 derestorey.
Jacobean hexagonal pulpit with carved panelling. S door has iron
scroll work, possibly C12. (RCHM 1910; Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL2185218730

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

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