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Church of St Peter

A Grade I Listed Building in Stanton Lacy, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4051 / 52°24'18"N

Longitude: -2.743 / 2°44'34"W

OS Eastings: 349549

OS Northings: 278826

OS Grid: SO495788

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.PRD3

Mapcode Global: VH83X.DTQ3

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 12 November 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460375

Location: Stanton Lacy, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Stanton Lacy

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stanton Lacy

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Church of St Peter


Parish church. C11 to C14, restored c1850, by T.H Wyatt. Rubble and dressed sandstone with ashlar detailing; plain tile roofs. Nave, chancel, north transept, south aisle, crossing tower; originally cruciform. Nave and north transept c1050; Early English tower; south aisle C14, with C19 porch.

EXTERIOR: east and west walls of north transept and north wall of nave display pilaster strips in long-and-short work; blocked doorway with coved impost-blocks and roll-moulded hoodmould on long-and-short pilasters; tablet above with raised cross and enriched pilaster corbel. Exterior south wall of chancel has two cusped and moulded canopies, over weathered effigies; two plain canopies to south aisle.

INTERIOR: C14 nave arcade; piscina with small ogee-headed canopy; C14 octagonal font; brass to Thomas Atkinson, 1657; tablet with arms and cherubs probably to John Thyne Armiger, 1717; tablet to Elizabeth Swanne, 1613; tablet to Samuel Newborough, 1718; carved wood figures to chancel arch.

Listing NGR: SO4954778822

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