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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Stapleton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0337 / 55°2'1"N

Longitude: -2.7785 / 2°46'42"W

OS Eastings: 350339

OS Northings: 571295

OS Grid: NY503712

Mapcode National: GBR 9B17.8C

Mapcode Global: WH7ZD.9Q4Z

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78174

Location: Stapleton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Stapleton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Stapleton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 47 SW STAPLETON STAPLETON

17/93 Church of St Mary

II

Church. Dated 1830 over entrance with names of the curate and churchwardens;
replacing medieval church and built partly of materials from the old church.
Dressed red sandstone on chamfered plinth with flush quoins; graduated slate
roof. 3-storey west square tower/porch, 4-bay nave, single-bay chancel. Plank
double doors in pointed chamfered surround with hood mould; stepped angle
buttresses, tall lancet windows and bell openings with hood moulds; corner
pinnacles. Nave has tall lancet windows with hood moulds. Chancel has triple
lancet east window. Interior has moulded plaster ceiling; early C20 furnishings
and fittings. C17 and C18 heraldic wall plaques; C18 and C19 aedicule wall
plaques, mostly from the original church. Font stem is initialled AB, HR, IE,
ID and dated 1748; bowl is C19 replacement. See T.E.A. Verity, A History of
Stapleton Church & Parish, 1976.


Listing NGR: NY5033971295

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