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Parish Church of St Peter

A Grade I Listed Building in Harrold, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.2 / 52°12'0"N

Longitude: -0.6057 / 0°36'20"W

OS Eastings: 495386

OS Northings: 256670

OS Grid: SP953566

Mapcode National: GBR DZW.3P2

Mapcode Global: VHFPS.GY4V

Plus Code: 9C4X692V+2P

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 13 July 1964

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36935

Location: Harrold, Bedford, MK43

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Harrold

Built-Up Area: Harrold

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harrold

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 9456-9556
22/158 Parish Church of St.

Parish church of coursed limestone rubble. The earliest datable feature is
the three bay N. aisle. The uneven arches of the arcade were cut out of the
earlier nave wall in the early C13. Parts of the original wall were made into
piers and given stiff leaf capitals. The chancel arch dates from the same
time. The two bay S. arcade is much loftier and dates from later in the
century with octagonal piers. C14. N. chapel with very tall arch. The West
tower is also C14 with a recessed C15 octagonal spire. Four corner tower
pinnacles are connected to the spire by thin flying buttresses. Three tiers
of lucarnes. C15 clerestorey.

Listing NGR: SP9538656670

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

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