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Church of St Edmund

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbiggin, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6516 / 54°39'5"N

Longitude: -2.5784 / 2°34'42"W

OS Eastings: 362778

OS Northings: 528656

OS Grid: NY627286

Mapcode National: GBR BGFN.L9

Mapcode Global: WH92K.CBFV

Plus Code: 9C6VMC2C+JJ

Entry Name: Church of St Edmund

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423367

ID on this website: 101226216

Location: St Edmund's Church, Newbiggin, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Newbiggin

Built-Up Area: Temple Sowerby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Newbiggin St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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16/106 Church of St Edmund

Parish Church, rebuilt in C14 and extensively restored in 1854. Coursed,
squared rubble with medieval pilaster buttresses to western corners. Graduated
slate roofs with stone copings; bellcote to west end and apex cross to east
end. Pointed west door is C19. Mullioned 2-light side windows have ogeed
trefoil heads; pointed 3-light east window and 2 easternmost windows are mainly
original, others are C19. North chapel was added in early C16; 2 mullioned
windows of 2 and 3 segment-headed lights and a reset C14 door. Internally, tomb
niche in south wall of chancel has cusped cinquefoiled head. Piscina in south
wall has ogeed trefoil head. C12 pillar piscina in north chapel has decorative
corner shafts. Carved C14 or C15 top rail to chapel screen.

Listing NGR: NY6277828656

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