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Church of St Stephen

A Grade I Listed Building in Etton, City of Peterborough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6451 / 52°38'42"N

Longitude: -0.3153 / 0°18'54"W

OS Eastings: 514084

OS Northings: 306591

OS Grid: TF140065

Mapcode National: GBR GXH.545

Mapcode Global: WHHN4.4S42

Entry Name: Church of St Stephen

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49996

Location: Etton, Peterborough, PE6

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Etton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Etton St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

1.
5141 ETTON MAIN ROAD
(west side)
Church of St Stephen
TF 1406 29/206 15.12.55
I GV
2.
Church of largely C13. Coursed stone with lead and slate roofs. Nave has late
C14 quatrefoil clerestory windows and parapet. North and south aisles have
C13 two-light windows with Y-tracery and foiled circles. Blocked north doorway
with trefoiled head. Double-chamfered south doorway and south porch has round
arch with chamfer and hollow chamfer. South windows of chancel similar to aisle
windows. Also in south wall of chancel is small ogee arched window. East window
is 5 stepped lancets. Blind north wall of chancel has blocked arch to former
chapel. West tower has 3 stages with flat angle buttresses and polygonal stair
turret, lancet windows and round arched bell openings with pointed arch lights
with circular shaft between, frieze with heads, stiff-leaf and figures. Stone
broach spire with 2 tiers of lucarnes.
Interior: Three bay arcades have circular piers and circular capitals and abaci,
and with pointed double-chamfered arches, with a decoration on the south side.
Double-hollow-chamfered chancel arch. Double-chamfered pointed tower arch with
original roofline above.
Piscinas in chancel and south aisle. Sedilia in chancel. Plain C14 octagonal
font with C17 cover. Mid C19 seating.
VCH Northamptonshire Vol II.


Listing NGR: TF1408406591

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