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Church of St Thomas

A Grade I Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.069 / 51°4'8"N

Longitude: -1.7968 / 1°47'48"W

OS Eastings: 414332

OS Northings: 129985

OS Grid: SU143299

Mapcode National: GBR 517.VZF

Mapcode Global: FRA 7639.CSP

Plus Code: 9C3W3693+J7

Entry Name: Church of St Thomas

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273123

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446241

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Salisbury

Built-Up Area: Salisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Salisbury St Thomas and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Description


676/3/310 ST THOMAS'S SQUARE
676/1/310 CHURCH OF ST THOMAS
28-FEB-52

GV I

The Parish Church of New Sarum. Probably founded 1220. Enlarged C14 and C15. Tower 1400. Rebuilt and extended C15.
A very picturesque and interesting building of stone, part plastered. The tower has an almost detached position. Belfry contains bells formerly in Cathedral
belfry.
Painting of Last Judgment across head of chancel arch mid C15. Some fine timber
work in roofs of aisles etc. Attractive setting in Churchyard and surrounded
on 3 sides by old buildings, those on the west and south having been tile hung
and forming a richly coloured background to the church.

St Thomas's Church forms a group with the rear elevations of Nos 1 to 17 (odd)
Minster Street and of Nos 36 to 52 (even) Silver Street.


Listing NGR: SU1432829989

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