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Church of St Anne

A Grade II Listed Building in Brown Edge, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0832 / 53°4'59"N

Longitude: -2.1429 / 2°8'34"W

OS Eastings: 390522

OS Northings: 354010

OS Grid: SJ905540

Mapcode National: GBR 13D.R0P

Mapcode Global: WHBCG.1RTP

Entry Name: Church of St Anne

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274508

Location: Brown Edge, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST6

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Brown Edge

Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Brown Edge St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 95 SW
- Church of St Anne


Parish church. 1844 by J.C. Trubshaw, extended 1854 by Ward and
Son of Hanley, under the patronage of H.H. Williamson. Rock-faced
coursed stone; tiled roof; verge parapets with bellcote to west.
Neo-Norman tower, nave, chancel. Nave and chancel by Trubshaw.
Nave: of 4 bays divided by 2-stage buttresses and with 3 round-
arch windows to each bay; corbelled eaves and string at cill
level; gabled porch to west end. Chancel: very small lower chancel
of one bay; east window of 3 round arches, the centre taller and all
with zig-zag ornament. Tower: by Ward, Iconoclastic Romanesque, set
to the north-east of the church and dominating the site; square plan;
of 3 stages with set-back buttresses up to the bell chamber; grotesque-
head corbels to zig-zag frieze and widely projecting gargoyles under
solid spire with scalloped finish in imitation of tiles; 2 pairs of
lucarnes to each face; circular stair turret to north-east finished
by a cone-shaped roof; 2-light round-arch bell chamber openings,
2 to each face with columns in deeply-set reveals between lights;
round-arch window to north and round-arch door to west with elaborate
low-relief carving in tympanum inscribed: "VICT 1854" within arch.

Listing NGR: SJ9052254010

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