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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Netherton, Woodside and St Andrews, Dudley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4908 / 52°29'26"N

Longitude: -2.0924 / 2°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 393820

OS Northings: 288098

OS Grid: SO938880

Mapcode National: GBR 4NN.3H

Mapcode Global: VH91B.PN5F

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 1 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468799

Location: Dudley, DY2

County: Dudley

Electoral Ward/Division: Netherton, Woodside and St Andrews

Built-Up Area: Dudley (Dudley)

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Netherton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 98 NW DUDLEY HIGHBRIDGE ROAD
(West, off), Netherton

726/6/10023 Church of St Andrew

II

Anglican church. 1827-30, by Thomas Lee, for the Church Commissioners. Gornal stone ashlar facing to brick structure. Slate roof. STYLE: Gothic style. PLAN: galleried nave with small apse and west tower; vestry added at east end in 1938. EXTERIOR: 7-bay nave with parapet, buttresses and tall pointed arch windows with hoodmoulds and pointed arch doorway with label below west window on north and south sides. 4-stage west tower with angle-buttresses with set-offs and tall pinnacles; embattled parapet, large bell-openings with Perpendicular tracery, clock faces with labels over and pointed arches to west window and doorway. Gabled apse at east end with pointed arch window with later Perpendicular tracery and low ashlar vestry of 1938. INTERIOR: ceiled and with galleries on three sides on thin iron columns. Original plain box-pews, but remainder of interior Gothicised later in C19. Furnishings include: late C19 choir stalls, alabaster reredos of 1883, wrought-iron screen of 1892, alabaster pulpit of 1903, font of 1879, brass eagle lectern of 1897 and the organ of 1835 by T H Harrison of Rochdale. (Sources: The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: Harmondsworth: 1974: 208; Colvin H: A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840: New Haven and London: 1995: 606).

Listing NGR: SO9382388098

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