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Latitude: 52.6095 / 52°36'34"N
Longitude: -0.1866 / 0°11'11"W
OS Eastings: 522890
OS Northings: 302846
OS Grid: TF228028
Mapcode National: GBR HZD.7NT
Mapcode Global: WHHND.3NFV
Entry Name: Church of St Matthew
Listing Date: 15 December 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126786
English Heritage Legacy ID: 50019
Location: Eye, Peterborough, PE6
County: City of Peterborough
Civil Parish: Eye
Built-Up Area: Eye (City of Peterborough)
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Eye St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
5141 EYE HIGH STREET
Church of St Matthew
TF 2202 43/229 15.12.55
1846 by George Basevi, the steeple a little later by F T Dollman. Built on
the site of an ancient Church which was demolished.
Ashlar with Collyweston stone roofs. Early English style. Cruciform plan.
The nave has lancets with cusped heads. North and south transepts. Short
chancel with triple lancet east windows. West tower with set back buttresses
and broach spire with lucarnes.
Interior of no particular interest but contains C14 octagonal font with traceried
panels on C19 base.
Stained glass east window 1863 by Gibbs.
VCH Northamptonshire Vol II.
Listing NGR: TF2289002846
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