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Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II* Listed Building in Maxstoke, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4792 / 52°28'45"N

Longitude: -1.6541 / 1°39'14"W

OS Eastings: 423591

OS Northings: 286865

OS Grid: SP235868

Mapcode National: GBR 5JQ.GNN

Mapcode Global: VHBWH.8YX9

Plus Code: 9C4WF8HW+M9

Entry Name: Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 8 September 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309008

Location: Maxstoke, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Maxstoke

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Maxstoke

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Description

MAXSTOKE CHURCH ROAD (South side)
SP 2386 17/103
Church of St. Michael and All Angels
08/09/61

GV II*

Church. Early C14, C18 and mid C19. Squared and irregularly coursed sandstone. Plain-tiled roof. Nave and chancel under continuous roof. West wall has a window of 2 trefoil lights with reticulated tracery to the head in 2-centred chamfered arch. Embattled bell turret, C19, of sandstone ashlar. West doorway, C15. Hollow moulding to 4-centred arch. South wall, 3 windows each of 2 trefoil lights with reticulated tracery in chamfered 2-centred arch. East window of 4 trefoil lights with reticulated tracery to 2-centred chamfered arch with label and mask stops. North wall has similar fenestration and a doorway in a 2-centred chamfered arch, now blocked. Interior: C18 coved ceiling and modillion cornice. Galleried west end on Doric columns of stone. Panelled parapet with dentil cornice. Font is C18. Stone. Round bowl on baluster stem. Pulpit, C18. Square with chamfered corners on later base. Sides with inlay. Chest, C17. Oak with iron fittings. Possibly the chancel to a planned chapel ante portas of the priory of Augustinian Canons founded by William de Clinton in 1336.
(VCH: Warwickshire, Vol IV; Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p350)

Listing NGR: SP2359186865

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