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Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Fingringhoe, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8452 / 51°50'42"N

Longitude: 0.9452 / 0°56'42"E

OS Eastings: 602967

OS Northings: 220388

OS Grid: TM029203

Mapcode National: GBR SNS.CRH

Mapcode Global: VHKG6.BWKC

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239716

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417702

Location: Fingringhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Fingringhoe

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Fingringhoe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

FINGRINGHOE ABBERTON ROAD
1.
5214
Church of St Andrew
TM 02 SW 13/31 7.4.65
I
2.
Parish Church, C12 nave, with one complete window and one fragmentary, all with
roman brick. C14 chancel, south aisle south chapel, and west tower. Extensive
re-used roman brick. Tower has bands of flint rubble and limestone and chequerwork
at the base. C15 south porch also in chequered flintwork. Carved spandrels
to outer doorway, good C14 inner door. Interesting remains of wall paintings
depicting the Virgin, St Christopher, St Michael, a seated woman and Christ
as man of sorrows. Circa 1600 brass to John Alleyne. Monument 1655, George
Frewe. Red plain tiled roof. Nave roof is of unusual form, round arched to
double collars, clasping the collar purlin. Diagonal spurs with fine portrait
heads. Late C14 south door. RCHM 1.


Listing NGR: TM0296720388

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