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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Monkland, Leominster, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2146 / 52°12'52"N

Longitude: -2.7913 / 2°47'28"W

OS Eastings: 346033

OS Northings: 257671

OS Grid: SO460576

Mapcode National: GBR FH.2L7W

Mapcode Global: VH77D.KLQN

Plus Code: 9C4V6675+RF

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149862

Location: Monkland and Stretford, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Monkland and Stretford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Monkland

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


5/80 Church of All Saints



Parish church. C13, rebuilt by G E Street in 1866 incorporating C12, C13 and
C14 fragments. Coursed and random rubble with ashlar dressings under a tile
roof, the spire is shingled. West tower, nave with south porch and chancel
with north vestry. The tower is C13 of three stages with a corbelled cornice
and a timber broach spire. The second stage has lancets with labels, the
first stage a square-headed window in each wall. West wall of ground stage
has a trefoiled window with label. Nave rebuilt 1866. The south wall has
four windows, from west to east alternate C12 semi-circular headed windows
with tufa dressings and C14 window of two trefoiled lights with label. South
porch C14 much restored timber-framing. The outer entrance has an arch-braced
tie-beam. The sides are of five cinquefoiled lights. The reset south door of
the late C13 has a two-centred arch and moulded label, as well as moulded jambs.
The north wall of nave has two C12 windows to centre, to west a C14 trefoiled
lancet, to east of two pointed lights, both with label. Chancel rebuilt 1866.
South wall has a window of two trefoiled lights under a two-centred head.
East window of three trefoiled lights with a label which has head stops,
Interior: the tower arch is two-centred and of two chamfered orders, the outer
continued down the Jambs, the inner with moulded capitals. Chancel arch has a
two-centred head of two moulded orders, the inner order with moulded capitals
and engaged respond shafts. In south wall of chancel a two-seat sedillia and
a piscina. Font has plain round bowl tapering towards base, probably C13. A
few C14 floor tiles are re-set around the foot of the C19 pulpit, which is
decorated with four carved figures of saints. (RCHM, 3, p 150; BoE, p 254).

Listing NGR: SO4603357671

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