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Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Breinton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0516 / 52°3'5"N

Longitude: -2.7692 / 2°46'8"W

OS Eastings: 347352

OS Northings: 239527

OS Grid: SO473395

Mapcode National: GBR FH.DZPD

Mapcode Global: VH785.YPFL

Plus Code: 9C4V362J+J8

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 154187

ID on this website: 101296675

Location: St Michael's Church, Lower Breinton, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Breinton

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Breinton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Parish church. C12 core almost entirely rebuilt and enlarged by P. R Kempson
1866 - 70. Coursed and squared sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, slate
roofs. Nave with bell turret, north aisle and south porch, chancel with north
vestry. Nave: west rectangular bell turret with short octagonal broach spirelet.
South front: paired trefoil-headed lights to left and group of three similar
lights to right of gabled south porch; trefoil in roundel to both returns of
porch. Three pairs of similar trefoil-headed lights to north aisle, vestigial
remains of C12 semi-circular headed doorway to west end and re-set semi-circular
headed light above. Chancel: two trefoiled ogee-headed lights to south; east
window with three trefoiled ogee-headed lights. Contemporary late C19 interior;
plain chancel arch and four-bay arcade to north aisle, stained glass in north
aisle windows by Powell, 1874. Monuments: Rudhall Booth memorial 1685
wall tablet, painted wood with arms, rustic lettering. (BoE, p 84; RCHM Vol II,
p 26). - -

Listing NGR: SO4735239527

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