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Church of St Michael

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cofton Hackett, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3762 / 52°22'34"N

Longitude: -1.9841 / 1°59'2"W

OS Eastings: 401179

OS Northings: 275352

OS Grid: SP011753

Mapcode National: GBR 2FG.WR6

Mapcode Global: VH9ZF.KJGR

Plus Code: 9C4W92G8+F9

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 16 July 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156130

Location: Cofton Hackett, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B45

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Cofton Hackett

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Cofton Hackett and Barnt Green

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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2/79 Church of St Michael


Parish church. Mainly C14, restored 1861 by Henry Day. Ashlar with tile
roof. Chancel and nave with bellcote. Chancel: two bays with two trefoiled-
light window under 2-centred head to left and a trefoiled lancet, priest's
door has a 2-centred head and label; east window C19 of three trefoiled
lights; three bays: window to right has three cinquefoiled lights,
to left two cinquefoiled lights both under square heads with labels; south
door has a C14 timber-framed porch with moulded cornice and curved wind-
braces, arch-braces to cambered tie-beam form a 2-centred arch; entrance
has a 2-centred arch. Bellcote on west end, C16 with two trefoil-headed
openings capped by a crocketed pinnacle. Interior: chancel arch: 2-centred
two chamfered orders, with engaged respond shafts; trefoil-headed piscinca
in south wall of chancel; roofs; nave: three bays, tie-beam trusses with
arch-braced collars; chancel: two bays, arch-braced collar with V-struts in
apex. Incised early C16 alabaster floor tablet in chancel to William Leycester;
four wall tablets at west end of nave 1651-1758. (VCH 3, p 56-57; BoE, p 123).

Listing NGR: SP0117975352

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