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Church of St Peter the Poor Fisherman

A Grade I Listed Building in Newton and Noss, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3004 / 50°18'1"N

Longitude: -4.0177 / 4°1'3"W

OS Eastings: 256394

OS Northings: 46437

OS Grid: SX563464

Mapcode National: GBR Q2.5KT6

Mapcode Global: FRA 28G7.QKN

Entry Name: Church of St Peter the Poor Fisherman

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100432

Location: Newton and Noss, South Hams, Devon, PL8

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Newton and Noss

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

Church of St Peter the
Poor Fisherman


Redundant church. Circa C13 early C14 and C15. Slate rubble with granite
dressings. Slate roofs. Comprising:- nave, chancel, south aisle, north transept,
south porch and north west tower.
Roofless nave with Perpendicular three-light north window and round-arched north
doorway. West gable end of nave has two-light blocked triangular-headed window and
small round-headed window below flanked by buttresses with set offs.
Chancel has three-light east window with rectilinear tracery. North transept has
two-light window with crude C14 granite tracery.
Long south aisle has C15 moulded four-centred arch three-light windows with
four-centred arch lights, Perpendicular three-light east window and two-light west
window. Moulded two-centred arch south doorway. Gabled south porch with round arch
with impost mouldings and carved unceiled wagon roof.
Gabled tower at west end of north side of nave, with round-headed bell-openings with
slate louvres, the lower east window has carved jamb which may be part of a Saxon
cross shaft. Interior: four bay south arcade with wide double hollow-chamfered
four-centred arches monolithic granite piers with alternating shafts and hollows and
with moulded bases and similar capitals. South aisle has unceiled carved wagon roof.
Octagonal font.

Listing NGR: SX5639346433

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