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Tower of Former Parish Church

A Grade II* Listed Building in Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0644 / 52°3'51"N

Longitude: -2.218 / 2°13'4"W

OS Eastings: 385153

OS Northings: 240695

OS Grid: SO851406

Mapcode National: GBR 1HP.J1Y

Mapcode Global: VH93D.HCTR

Entry Name: Tower of Former Parish Church

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 27 July 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424108

Location: Upton-upon-Severn, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Upton-upon-Severn

Built-Up Area: Upton upon Severn

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Upton-on-Severn

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

UPTON-UPON-SEVERN HIGH STREET
SO 8540
2/18 (west side)
25.3.68 Tower of former Parish
Church
(formerly listed as Old
Church Tower)
GV
II*
West Tower of former parish church demolished 1937. C14 stone, 3 stages, buttressed,
diagonally on west face. Single long 2-light bell openings on each face, Y-tracery
with quatrefoil head, in chamfered surround. Continuous chamfered tower arch. Former
spire replaced 1769 by fine octagonal timber cupola with copper roof and lantern.
Tower capped with stone cornice and corner urns. Cupola drum with keyed bulls-eye
panels and modillio-cornice. Architect: Anthony Keck. Under restoration 1982.
AM Worcs 68.


Listing NGR: SO8515340695

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

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