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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Bartlow, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0823 / 52°4'56"N

Longitude: 0.3132 / 0°18'47"E

OS Eastings: 558599

OS Northings: 245184

OS Grid: TL585451

Mapcode National: GBR NCR.G05

Mapcode Global: VHHKS.CXXL

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Last Amended: 11 April 1986

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51238

Location: Bartlow, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Bartlow

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Bartlow

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 5845
(South Side)
Church of St
22.11.67 Mary
Parish Church. C12, C14, C15. Restored 1879. Flint and fieldstone and
clunch and limestone dressings. West tower, aisleless nave, north porch and
chancel with south vestry. Round west tower of two stages with embattled
parapet partly rebuilt and chamfered plinth. C14 west window of two trefoil
lights with foiled head in two centred arch. Single light first stage window
with two chamfered orders in two centred arch. Nave, C14. Restored
fenestration. South doorway, C14-C15, now blocked. Clunch, repaired. Three
continuous orders in two centred arch with foiled spandrels and square head
with label. Chancel, also C14. Restored reticulated tracery of clunch.
North porch, C15, restored with similar outer and inner arches. Continuous
moulded orders in two centred arch, foiled spandrels and square heads with
labels. Interior: Tower arch C14 of two continuous moulded orders, one wave
moulded, in two centred arch. C15 crown post roof of three bays, with
two-way upward bracing to collar purlin. Shallow arch bracing to tie beams.
Chancel arch of two continuous chamfered orders in two centred arch. Late
C17 communion rail has symmetrically turned balusters. Nave has C15 wall
paintings including on south side St Michael weighing souls and St
Christopher and on north side the dragoon of a lost St George. Font, C13,
octagonal bowl on octagonal stem and base. C13.

Pevsner: Buildings of England, p298
R.C.H.M. Record Card (1951)
Revd. E. Phillips and J. Rickett: History of St Marys Church, Bartlow

Listing NGR: TL5859945184

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

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