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Latitude: 52.1477 / 52°8'51"N
Longitude: 0.1484 / 0°8'54"E
OS Eastings: 547096
OS Northings: 252114
OS Grid: TL470521
Mapcode National: GBR L83.8BK
Mapcode Global: VHHKH.J8BW
Entry Name: Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 31 August 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165349
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51610
Location: Stapleford, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Stapleford
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Stapleford St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Ely
STAPLEFORD MINGLE LANE
TL 45 SE
5/201 Church of St. Andrew
Parish church of early C12 origins, C13 chancel and C14 nave and
west tower. Substantial C19 and C20 alterations. Flint,
pebblestones, Barnack limestone and dressed clunch. Tiled roofs.
Plan of west tower, nave, north and south aisle, south porch and
chancel. West tower of three stages with set-back buttressing of two
stages. The exterior of the church has been extensively restored
including Ketton stone to the windows in the south aisle and dressed
clunch to the chancel walls. The south doorway to the chancel is
however C13 with a double chamfered moulding. Interior: the chancel
arch is early C12. Round headed arch of two orders, the outer with
chevrons, and a roll mould, each with a shaft, scalloped capital,
carved, with abacus. The chancel is C13 and although much remodelled
retains threee lancets, two in north wall and one in south wall as
well as two other C15 windows. the double piscina in south wall is
C13 with trefoil cusping to two centred arches with colonettes with
moulded capital base. C14 nave in five bays. Two centred arches of
two chamfered orders with broach stops on octagonal columns with
moulded capitals and bases. C19 roof. The north chapel has a C14
piscina with trefoil cusping. The front is C13, tapering octagon on
ocatgonal stem. There are fragments of a Saxon cross and of a
Norman grave cover, in the north aisle. Chest, oak and iron bound
and studded with nails, probably C15.
R.C.H.M: record card
Pevsner: Buildings of England p. 459
V.C.H: Cambs vol II
H. Forrester: Medieval Gothic Mouldings
Listing NGR: TL4709652114
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