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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Habrough, North East Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.6126 / 53°36'45"N

Longitude: -0.2555 / 0°15'19"W

OS Eastings: 515503

OS Northings: 414310

OS Grid: TA155143

Mapcode National: GBR VVNN.GQ

Mapcode Global: WHHHJ.1GLB

Plus Code: 9C5XJP7V+2Q

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 4 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164424

Location: Habrough, North East Lincolnshire, DN40

County: North East Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Habrough

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Habrough St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Church of St Margaret




Parish church. Rebuilt 1868-69 by R J Withers of London, with restored C14
arcades, tower and chancel arches. Rough-faced limestone ashlar with smooth
ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. Gothic Revival style. West tower,
3-bay aisled nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel with vestry adjoining to
north. Chamfered plinth. 2-stage tower with low full-width buttresses to
north and south sides. Lower stage has pointed 2-light plate-traceried west
window with hoodmould continued as string course. Stepped-in upper belfry
stage has moulded sill string course and lancets with continuous hoodmould,
rising to upper octagonal section with quatrefoiled roundels, string course
and octagonal spirelet with lucarnes surmounted by weathercock. Aisles have
pointed 2-light plate-traceried windows with hoodmoulds. East extension of
north aisle forms vestry with segmental-pointed door and single-light
window. 6 pointed trefoiled single-light clerestory windows with
hoodmoulds. Chancel: single lancet to north, 2 twin lancets to south with
continuous hoodmoulds; triple east lancet with hoodmould and headstops.
Continuous sill band. Porch: pointed chamfered outer arch with hoodmould
continued as string course; quatrefoiled circular side windows; pointed
chamfered inner arch. Interior. Pointed double-chamfered arches on
octagonal piers with plain moulded capitals and bases; original shafted
responds with octagonal abaci to north arcade. Tall pointed double-
chamfered tower arch with chamfered responds. Pointed double-chamfered
chancel arch with inner order on original moulded corbels. Chancel has sill
string course, hoodmoulds and headstops to windows, carved ashlar reredos,
sedile beneath south-east window. C19 fittings, cylindrical font with
nailhead moulding on shafted base.

N Pevsner and J Harris, The Buildings of
England: Lincolnshire, 1978, p 260; Associated Architectural Societies
its and Papers, vol 10 pt 1, 1869, p xviii.

Listing NGR: TA1550314310

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