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Latitude: 52.5925 / 52°35'33"N
Longitude: -0.4221 / 0°25'19"W
OS Eastings: 506983
OS Northings: 300584
OS Grid: TF069005
Mapcode National: GBR FWM.G3M
Mapcode Global: WHGMB.H36B
Plus Code: 9C4XHHVH+25
Entry Name: Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 19 March 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225298
English Heritage Legacy ID: 50404
Location: Thornhaugh, Peterborough, PE8
County: City of Peterborough
Civil Parish: Thornhaugh
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Thornhaugh and Wansford
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
5141 THORNHAUGH RUSSELL HILL
Church of St Andrew
TF 0600 44/610 19.3.62
From C12, and restored 1889. Built of stone rubble and ashlar with Collyweston
stone roofs. Nave has 2 large 4-light C19 Perpendicular south windows. North
aisle of 1889 and trefoil north clerestory windows. Early/mid C13 chancel
with Perpendicular south window of 2-lights and 3-light east window. Early
C16 south transept with battlements and Perpendicular windows. South porch
has 4 centred arch doorway.
C13 west tower rebuilt in 1889, of 3 storeys with angle buttresses and Perpendicular
west window to bottom stage and 2-light bell openings and battlements to top
stage. The original spire fell down in about 1500 and destroyed the south
arcade. Late C12 4 bay north arcade with double chamfered arches and circular
piers with cruciform abacus. Remaining one bay of south arcade to south
transept. C15 nave and chancel roofs with moulded and cambered tiebeams,
arched braced collars and wind braces, and crenellated wall plates. South
transept had depressed tiebeam roof. Piscina has dog tooth to hood mould.
Base of screen remains. Norman font, plain cylindrical, with moulded top
Tomb of Sir Wm Russell, 1613, with recumbent effigy and kneeling figures of
3 sons and 3 daughters. He was vice-general in the Low Countries in the time
VCH Northants Vol II.
Listing NGR: TF0698300584
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