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Church of St Michael

A Grade II* Listed Building in East Anstey, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0269 / 51°1'36"N

Longitude: -3.6165 / 3°36'59"W

OS Eastings: 286730

OS Northings: 126526

OS Grid: SS867265

Mapcode National: GBR LB.HPLQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 369D.QVD

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97361

Location: East Anstey, North Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: East Anstey

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: East Anstey St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

EAST ANSTEY EAST ANSTEY
SS 82 NE
2/9 Church of St. Michael
-
20.2.67
GV II*
Parish Church. C15 tower and south porch, otherwise rebuilt 1871 by Ashworth.
Unrendered stone rubble with ashlar dressings. Slate roof with gable ends.
Plan: west tower, nave, chancel and south porch.
Exterior: C15 west tower of 2 stages with embattled parapet, diagonal buttresses and
north-east stair turret. Cusped headed 2-light bell-openings to each face with
slate louvres. Perpendicular 3-light west window of 3 lights, the mullions replaced
in C19 above pointed arched doorway witn double ogee moulded surround. Late
Perpendicular straight-headed window of three 4-centred arched lights to left of C19
south porch with gabled slate roof. Chamfered surround to inner doorway. Otherwise
C19 Perpendicular style fenestration, 3-light window to right of porch, 2-light to
south side and 3-light to east end of chancel. North side of nave is blind.
Interior: C18 pulpit with panelled sides to the drum and timber base. C18
communion rails with barley sugar balusters. C19 font, arch-braced roofs, chancel
arch and tiled floors, nave furniture mid C20. Wall tablet by Kendall of Exeter to
north wall of chancel with inscription to Rev. John Bond (d. 1807).


Listing NGR: SS8673026526

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