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Parish Church of St Nicholas and St Faith

A Grade I Listed Building in Saltash, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4082 / 50°24'29"N

Longitude: -4.2093 / 4°12'33"W

OS Eastings: 243108

OS Northings: 58813

OS Grid: SX431588

Mapcode National: GBR NS.RQM2

Mapcode Global: FRA 272Z.1YB

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Nicholas and St Faith

Listing Date: 17 January 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60475

Location: Saltash, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Saltash

Built-Up Area: Saltash

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saltash

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

STATION ROAD
1.
5155
Alexandra Square
Parish Church of St Nicholas and
St Faith
SX 4358 6/1 17.1.52
GV
2.
Norman origins can be detected particularly in the north tower loft - set to north
of nave. Remodelled in C14 and C15. Built of rubble with slate roofs. Consists
of a nave and north aisle. 5 bays in all, perpendicular and intersecting tracery.
Gabled south porch with early C17-looking doorway with moulded label. carved
spandrels and niche over (therefore presumably pre-1558); moulded holy water strip
inside porch. Blocked Norman south door, roughly central with blind tympanum.
Large gabled C15 chapel to south . Double plastered wagon roofs. Square plan
font removed from Wedgeworthy Farm (which like Shillingha , Erth Barton and others
may have had its own chapel).

Listing NGR: SX4311158817

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

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