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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Withern, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3173 / 53°19'2"N

Longitude: 0.1372 / 0°8'13"E

OS Eastings: 542467

OS Northings: 382173

OS Grid: TF424821

Mapcode National: GBR YZD2.HK

Mapcode Global: WHJL6.2WM7

Plus Code: 9F52848P+WV

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 9 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 195654

Location: Withern with Stain, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN13

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Withern with Stain

Built-Up Area: Withern

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Strubby Wold Marsh St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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(north side)
4/51 Church of St Margaret
Parish church, now closed. C15, 1812 rebuilding, 1875
restoration. Red brick, ashlar dressings, render and slate
roofs. Nave with bellcote, aisles, south porch, chancel, north
chapel and vestry. The west wall is featureless apart from small
4 centred arched light and 4 stepped buttresses. A gabled
ashlar bellcote to apex. To the north wall are 3 three light
windows with intersecting tracery. The rendered north chapel
has a semi-circular headed window on the north and in the east
wall a reset C15 window of 2 lights, and a similar window in the
north wall of the chancel, may be reused clerestory lights. The
east window is of 3 lights with C19 reticulated tracery. In the
south wall of the chancel is a window of 2 lights and a further
2 light window in the vestry. The south nave windows match those
to the north. The later C19 gabled porch has a single chamfered
outer arch, with C15 reveals and reset human head label stops.
The inner doorway is 4 centred and single chamfered, and is
recut. Interior. 3 bay nave arcades. C15, octagonal piers,
double chamfered arches. Plain pointed chancel arch, double
chamfered arch to north chapel and similar at east end of north
aisle. Fittings removed apart from C19 west gallery and facetted
pulpit. At the east end of the south aisle a marble wall
monument 1858 with draped urn. Church is now in advanced state
of decay.

Listing NGR: TF4246782173

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