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Church of St Lawrence

A Grade I Listed Building in Gnosall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7853 / 52°47'7"N

Longitude: -2.2533 / 2°15'11"W

OS Eastings: 383015

OS Northings: 320889

OS Grid: SJ830208

Mapcode National: GBR 16Y.75C

Mapcode Global: WHBDY.C881

Plus Code: 9C4VQPPW+4M

Entry Name: Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 15 January 1968

Last Amended: 10 January 1972

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443422

Location: Gnosall, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST20

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Gnosall

Built-Up Area: Gnosall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Gnosall St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text



(Formerly listed as: CHURCH OF ST LAURENCE)




One of the six collegiate churches of Staffordshire. Cruciform with central tower. Core C12 to which belong the crossing arches and much of the walling. Refashioning in C13 and C14. Clerestory of nave and upper part of tower late mediaeval. The fine C14 east window has good modern painted glass (1922). Mutilated alabaster effigy of knight C15. North aisle roof C16; other roofs modern. C12 triforium in south transept is an interesting and unusual feature. Fittings mostly modern.

Listing NGR: SJ8301320887

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

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