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Parish Church of St Lawrence

A Grade I Listed Building in Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5782 / 54°34'41"N

Longitude: -2.4915 / 2°29'29"W

OS Eastings: 368329

OS Northings: 520442

OS Grid: NY683204

Mapcode National: GBR CH1H.DM

Mapcode Global: WH92Z.P6S3

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 6 June 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73615

Location: Appleby-in-Westmorland, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Built-Up Area: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(North End)

1/43 Parish Church of
St. Lawrence


Lower stage of the tower is circa 1150,C13, South porch, body of the church is
early C14, Decorated on the inside and C15 Perpendicular on the outside, north
chapel and chancel rebuilt by Lady Anne Clifford in 1655 with a general restoration:
restored again 1861-2 and 1960. Coursed rubble with lead roofs. Nave with
castellated clerestory, aisles, chancel,south-west porch, castellated west tower
with clock of 1699. 4 bay nave arcade. Probably early C19 flat plaster ceiling
with Gothic panelling. Particularly fine and important organ brought from
Carlisle Cathedral in 1674 and dating probably from 1571; the case is dated 1836
when it was reconstructed, using much old material, by Thomas Modell. The windows
are mostly Victorian restorations. Fine C17 memorials to the Clifford family,
C15 screen. Modern font. Some good mostly C18 headstones in the churchyard.

Listing NGR: NY6833220443

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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