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Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5346 / 50°32'4"N

Longitude: -4.1279 / 4°7'40"W

OS Eastings: 249296

OS Northings: 72698

OS Grid: SX492726

Mapcode National: GBR NX.HMK0

Mapcode Global: FRA 277N.9MX

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 7 September 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93393

Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Tavistock

Built-Up Area: Tavistock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


Church of St Andrew
SX 47 SE 2/8 7.9.51


Norman C15 and C19. Built of granite with slate roof. Nave and aisles. Tower in
3 stages with crenellated parapet and octagonal stair turret. Norman south door.
Chancel of circa 1300. West tower nave, south transept and North Aisle C15.
C19 chancel aisles and south porch. Perpendicular windows to aisles. Monument in
Easter Sepulchre recess to Paschaw Allyn (d 1626) with a long row of kneeling
children on a slate plate. Monument to Francis Pengelly (d 1722) by Weston with oval
relief of Resurrection of the Dead and 2 standing and 2 reclining female figures.

Listing NGR: SX4929972700

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

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