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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Carrock, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8914 / 54°53'28"N

Longitude: -2.7131 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 354357

OS Northings: 555413

OS Grid: NY543554

Mapcode National: GBR 9CHW.FC

Mapcode Global: WH806.9B91

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77996

Location: Castle Carrock, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Castle Carrock

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Castle Carrock St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 55 NW

Church of St Peter


Church. On medieval site, rebuilt 1828 and restored 1888 (both dates on weather vane on tower). Cement rendered walls on chamfered plinth, red sandstone raised quoins with V-joints. Small square 3-storey west tower/porch; 4 bay nave/chancel, with north vestry of 1888. Tower: studded plank door has semicircular coloured glass fanlight and keyed entablature: external steps left give access to belfry, which has louvred vents and pyramidal roof. Nave/chancel: round-arched windows and 3-light east window. Interior: barrel vaulted plank ceiling: wooden painted panel of arms of Queen Anne: pews and furnishings of late C19. East window by E.R. Suffling & Co, 1888; other stained glass, one signed Swaine Bourne 1883. Inscribed grave slab in chancel to John de Beghokirk, who was appointed Rector in 1346.

Listing NGR: NY5435755413

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