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Latitude: 52.1766 / 52°10'35"N
Longitude: -0.4253 / 0°25'31"W
OS Eastings: 507775
OS Northings: 254316
OS Grid: TL077543
Mapcode National: GBR G1N.F9G
Mapcode Global: VHFQ2.LK18
Entry Name: Parish Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 13 July 1964
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36473
Location: Ravensden, Bedford, MK44
Civil Parish: Ravensden
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ravensden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 05SE RAVENSDEN CHURCH END
7/70 Parish Church of All
Parish church. Late C12 to late C17 or early C18. Coursed limestone rubble,
some brown cobbles, some red brick, with ashlar dressinqs. Clay tile roofs.
Chancel, N vestry, nave, S porch, N aisle, W tower. Chancel: C14, S wall
rebuilt circa 1700 in red brick. S windows square-headed with C19 tracery.
C14 E window reworked C20. C19 chancel arch. Segmental arch to N wall leads
to late C19 N vestry of brown cobbles. Nave: rebuilt C15, but retains Cl2 S
doorway with chequerboard pattern to interior tympanum. Timber and red brick
S porch circa 1700. C13 3-bay N arcade. C13 N aisle, with C15 windows and
doorway, latter blocked, and C17 roof of 2 cross gables. 2-stage W tower: c15
with simple C16 belfry windows and embattled parapet. Interior: Nave roof
plastered, but still with original ties and crown posts. Other roofs modern.
Nave S wall has 1718 monument to John Wigstaffe and wife Elizabeth.
Listing NGR: TL0777554316
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