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Latitude: 52.6165 / 52°36'59"N
Longitude: -3.052 / 3°3'7"W
OS Eastings: 328870
OS Northings: 302602
OS Grid: SJ288026
Mapcode National: GBR B4.877Y
Mapcode Global: WH8C2.2HXG
Entry Name: Church of St Mark
Listing Date: 21 March 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366951
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257385
Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY21
Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Marton-in-Chirbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 20 SE
Church of St. Mark
Chapel of ease, now parish church. 1855 with later alterations. Regularly
coursed limestone and shale rubble.with ashlar dressings, machine tile
roofs. Nave with west bellcote, chancel, north porch and south vestry;
lancet style. Nave: buttressed in 3 bays with lancets, paired to east
and west bays on north and south respectively; west window of paired
lancets with quatrefoil above, stone bellcote; west bay on north has
gabled timber porch on low stone walls. Short chancel in 2 bays with
paired cusped lancets to west bay on north and east window of 3 lancets
with cusped quatrefoil above; lean-to vestry on south in angle with
nave. Interior: very plain with trussed rafter roofs to nave and chancel,
pointed chancel arch. Stained glass in east window, 1903. Marton parish
was formed from part of Chirbury in 1859. Included for group value.
D.H.S. Cranage, The Churches of Shropshire, Part 7 (1905) p.550.
Listing NGR: SJ2887002602
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