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Latitude: 52.7269 / 52°43'36"N
Longitude: 0.1122 / 0°6'43"E
OS Eastings: 542733
OS Northings: 316448
OS Grid: TF427164
Mapcode National: GBR L12.54K
Mapcode Global: WHJP2.PQMD
Entry Name: Bell Tower, South East of Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 31 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 48147
Location: Tydd St. Giles, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE13
Civil Parish: Tydd St. Giles
Built-Up Area: Tydd St Giles
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Tydd St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TF 41 NW TYDD ST. GILES CHURCH LANE
3/72 (East Side)
Bell Tower, south-east
GV of Church of St Giles
Bell tower, late C13 except for bell-stage which is C16 or C17. Barnack limestone to
first two stages with bell-stage of red brick with stone quoins. Embattled and of
three stages with hipped roof, three stage set-back buttressing and newel staircase in
south-east corner. Open sided ground stage with two sides blocked in C17. Each side
has two-centred arch of three chamfered orders with half-round columns to responds
with moulded capitals and bases. In each wall of first stage is a window (now
blocked) of three pointed lights with quatrefoil to head in two-centred arch of two
moulded orders, each on an attached shaft.
VCH (Cambs), Vol.IV, p.229.
Pevsner (Buildings of England), p.475.
Listing NGR: TF4273316448
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