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Church of St Botolph

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wardley, Oakham, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.5932 / 52°35'35"N

Longitude: -0.7733 / 0°46'23"W

OS Eastings: 483192

OS Northings: 300193

OS Grid: SK831001

Mapcode National: GBR CSH.H8W

Mapcode Global: WHFL1.320T

Plus Code: 9C4XH6VG+7M

Entry Name: Church of St Botolph

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187528

Location: Wardley, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Wardley

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Belton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SK 80 SW
Church of St Botolph

Parish church. Early C13 nave. C14 tower. C14 clerestory. Chancel 1871. Rubble
with ashlar dressings, lead and tile roof. Nave, chancel, west tower, south porch.
South side has one lancet window and one window with plate tracery of c.1250.
Also square headed C16 reading light. 3 bay 2 light perpendicular clerestory.
C12 windows on either side of porch "thoroughly repaired" in 1861. Heavily buttressed
C19 chancel with 2 light "Decorated" south window. South doorway of c.1175 with
water leaf carving on capitals. C14 porch with sundial dated 1694. East window
with 4 light "Decorated" window. C14 western tower and spire with gabled ashlar
lucarnes. One light west window on tower. Plain north side with repeated clerestory
only. Interior: aisleless nave. Moulded corbels on nave tower arch. Chancel
arch of 1871. C14 roof timbers in nave. C19 barrel organ. Font dated 1797.
2 C19 monumental slabs at west end. Many memorial tablets to Walker and Fludyer

Listing NGR: SK8319200193

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

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