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Parish Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Welwyn, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8315 / 51°49'53"N

Longitude: -0.2149 / 0°12'53"W

OS Eastings: 523099

OS Northings: 216275

OS Grid: TL230162

Mapcode National: GBR J8V.0GZ

Mapcode Global: VHGPD.7778

Plus Code: 9C3XRQJP+J2

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158558

Location: Welwyn, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Welwyn Hatfield

Civil Parish: Welwyn

Built-Up Area: Welwyn

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Welwyn and Woolmer Green

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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14/291 Parish Church of St Mary


- II

Church. C13, nave rebuilt C15, N aisle added and tower rebuilt
1662; organ chamber, vestry and SE choir aisle added 1867-70.
Further renovations and alterations 1910-11 by C J Blomfield,
roofs renewed 1952. Flint with stone dressings, machine tile
roof. Crenellated tower with octagonal stair turret. Gargoyles
and clock. Window tracery is mostly perpendicular style;
geometric style on N aisle. Twin gable SE aisle. 6-bay nave has
octagonal piers and plain chamfered arches. Choir with C14
double piscina with pointed trefoil heads under ogee arches. C15
wooden traceried screen between chancel and N chapel. Monument
to Edward Young, Rector of Welwyn 1730-1765. (Pevsner (1977) ).

Listing NGR: TL2309916275

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