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Church of St Agnes

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Agnes, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3124 / 50°18'44"N

Longitude: -5.2033 / 5°12'11"W

OS Eastings: 172028

OS Northings: 50734

OS Grid: SW720507

Mapcode National: GBR Z4.KJ8Z

Mapcode Global: VH125.RDKW

Plus Code: 9C2P8Q6W+XM

Entry Name: Church of St Agnes

Listing Date: 30 May 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63779

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR5

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Built-Up Area: St Agnes

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Agnes

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Description

ST AGNES CHURCHTOWN (east side)
SW 75 SW
4/147 Church of St Agnes
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30.5.67
GV II

Parish church. C15 tower, spire rebuilt in 1905, otherwise in 1848 by Piers St
Aubyn. Granite ashlar tower, otherwise killas rubble with granite dressings. Dressed
granite broach spire behind embattled parapet to tower, otherwise dry Delabole slate
roofs with gable ends. Stone stack over vestry.
Plan: C15 west tower; C19 nave and chancel; C19 north aisle south aisle and south
porch linked to covered passage and vestry added in 1909.
Exterior: C15 2-stage embattled west tower with spire: diagonally-set corner
buttresses; pointed west doorway; 3-light traceried window over doorway; 2-light
traceried windows with slate louvres to upper stage. Hoodmoulds over all openings.
The 1848 parts of the church have windows and doorways in the Perpendicular style:
traceried granite windows with hoodmoulds; 4-centred arched granite doorways. C19
ledged and braced doors, leaded glazing.
Interior: Plastered walls; C19 6-bay granite arcades, C19 arched collar rafter roof
structures; C19 and later fittings, including octagonal marble font dated 1851.
Memorial windows with coloured glass: 2 windows at the east end, one window in the
north wall and west window of the south aisle.


Listing NGR: SW7202850734

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