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Church of St Swithun

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sandy, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1275 / 52°7'38"N

Longitude: -0.2865 / 0°17'11"W

OS Eastings: 517393

OS Northings: 249071

OS Grid: TL173490

Mapcode National: GBR H3R.LD2

Mapcode Global: VHGMS.ZSDF

Entry Name: Church of St Swithun

Listing Date: 21 December 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37523

Location: Sandy, Central Bedfordshire, SG19

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Sandy

Built-Up Area: Sandy

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandy

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1.
5124 SANDY HIGH STREET
(south side)

CHURCH OF ST SWITHUN

TL 14 NE 2/18

II*

2.
Large ironstone church with aisles and transepts. West tower and south aisle
arcades are mediaeval. Mainly 1860 by W G Habershon. Inside the chancel
the chapel arcades, the chancel arch and the roof corbels have naturalistic
foliage. There are several monuments. Statue in white marble of Captain Sir
William Peel by W Theed, 1861.


Listing NGR: TL1739349071

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