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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0379 / 52°2'16"N

Longitude: -2.1819 / 2°10'54"W

OS Eastings: 387616

OS Northings: 237737

OS Grid: SO876377

Mapcode National: GBR 1J4.75J

Mapcode Global: VH93M.41CK

Plus Code: 9C4V2RQ9+56

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152588

Location: Ripple, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Ripple

Built-Up Area: Uckinghall

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ripple

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description

SO 8737; 5/39

RIPPLE,
RIPPLE

Church of St Mary

25.03.68

I

Church, late C12 to C13 with later alterations. Stone. Nave, aisles, transepts,
crossing tower and chancel. C1200 6-bay nave with clerestory. Renewed
quartrefoil piers. Stiff leaf capitals to "East, North and South doors". Perp.
west window. Early C13 keeled east and west arches to crossing with stiff-leaf
carving. Crossing tower C15 rebuilt at top 1713 and balustrade 1797. Late
C13 chancel with red sandstone 3-light windows with moulded rear arches. Perp.
east window. Exceptional C15 stalls with 16 carved misericords. Tablet to
Hev J Holte dated 1734 by Thos White. East window 1908 by H W Bryans, West
window 1885 by C E Kempe. Jacobean communion rails.

Refs: VCH; Pevsner: Worcs; Church Guide.

Listing NGR: SO8761437734

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