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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Diddlebury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4641 / 52°27'50"N

Longitude: -2.725 / 2°43'29"W

OS Eastings: 350843

OS Northings: 285372

OS Grid: SO508853

Mapcode National: GBR BK.KXGQ

Mapcode Global: VH83Q.QB9D

Plus Code: 9C4VF77G+J2

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 12 November 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460299

ID on this website: 101269882

Location: St Peter's Church, Diddlebury, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Diddlebury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Diddlebury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO58NW Church of St Peter


Parish church. Saxon, restored C19. Dressed and rubble
sandstone; plain tile roofs. Nave, chancel, west tower, south
aisle and north transept.
EXTERIOR: long and short quoins to base of chancel; Decorated
east window; mid C19 south wall and porch; restored tower with
Norman superstructure over infilled Saxon arch; weather-vane.
Tall narrow north doorway, blocked C19, with semi-circular
arch on chamfered impost blocks.
INTERIOR: good herringbone masonry to north wall; fragments of
interlacing sculpture and piscina; 2 canopies with ballflower
ornament; font; tablets: Cornwall, d.1756; Powell, d.1769;
Fleming, d.1650; Bawdewyn, d.1674; Fleming, d.1761; some early
wood figure-head corbels to roof; funeral hatchments.

Listing NGR: SO5084385372

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