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Church of St James the Great

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchill and Blakedown, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4121 / 52°24'43"N

Longitude: -2.1783 / 2°10'41"W

OS Eastings: 387966

OS Northings: 279357

OS Grid: SO879793

Mapcode National: GBR 1CH.N35

Mapcode Global: VH91P.6M8R

Plus Code: 9C4VCR6C+RM

Entry Name: Church of St James the Great

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157069

Location: Churchill and Blakedown, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Churchill and Blakedown

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Churchill-in-Halfshire with Blakedown

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description


CHURCHILL & BLAKEDOWN CP CHURCHILL LANE (south side)
SO 87 NE Churchill
7/79 Church of St James
the Great
GV II
Parish church. 1868 by W J Hopkins. Sandstone ashlar with tile roof.
Nave, chancel, tower in north-east angle. Tower: three stages, parapet
pierced by quatrefoils, belfry has a window of two cinquefoiled lights
under a 2-centred head with chamfered reveals; slit windows to first stage,
north door has a 2-centred head and label. Nave: four bays, angle buttresses,
bays from left to right contain: a trefoil lancet; the south porch in C14
style timber-framing; last two bays each have a window of two cinquefoiled
lights under a 2-centred head. Chancel: two windows: two cinquefoiled lights
under 2-centred heads. East window: three cinquefoiled lights under 2-centred
head with label. Interior: reported to have a recessed seat with canopy on
either side of chancel arch (BoE, pp 119 - 120).


Listing NGR: SO8796679357

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