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Church of St Mary and All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Swynnerton, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9654 / 52°57'55"N

Longitude: -2.2018 / 2°12'6"W

OS Eastings: 386539

OS Northings: 340908

OS Grid: SJ865409

Mapcode National: GBR 14W.24W

Mapcode Global: WHBD0.4QRK

Entry Name: Church of St Mary and All Saints

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272364

Location: Swynnerton, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST4

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Swynnerton

Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Trentham St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

Trentham Gardens
Church of St Mary and
SJ 84 SE 2/2 All Saints
1844. Architect: Sir Charles Barry. Stone. Perpendicular style. Nave with aisles and chancel in one, the original chancel and tower having been destroyed. Incorporates late Norman arcades of 4 bays with late C12 capitals, and mediaeval shafts which probably came from the priory church. Good screens, largely C17. Georgian west gallery. Reredos painting of the Entombment by William Hilton, circa 1810-20. Fragment of the effigy of a Knight, circa 1215, in the north aisle. In the south chapel: albaster monument to Sir Richard and Lady Leveson-Gower, 1559 and 1591; statue of the first Duke of Sutherland; 1838, by Chantrey. Monuments to the Duchess of Sutherland, 1868, A S Leveson-Gower, 1874. Florence Chaplin, 1881; Eldest son of the third Duke, 1888 - all by Matthew Noble. In the south aisle, monument to the fourth Duke of Sutherland, by Tinworth, 1917. As the work of a major Victorian architect, and for intrinsic value, the church is star graded.

Listing NGR: SJ8653940907

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

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