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Church of St Leonard

A Grade II* Listed Building in Telford, Telford and Wrekin

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6699 / 52°40'11"N

Longitude: -2.4613 / 2°27'40"W

OS Eastings: 368901

OS Northings: 308117

OS Grid: SJ689081

Mapcode National: GBR BX.4W70

Mapcode Global: WH9D9.5561

Entry Name: Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 26 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362039

Location: Great Dawley, Telford and Wrekin, TF4

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Great Dawley

Built-Up Area: Telford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Central Telford

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

DAWLEY MALINSLEE
1.
5362 Church Street
CHURCH OF ST LEONARD
SJ 60 NE 31/171 26.3.68

II*


2.
1805 by Thomas Telford. Ashlar built church on an elongated octagonal plan and
with hipped slate roof. Two tiers of round-arched windows and stringcourse between.
Large west tower in 4 stages, the ground stage rusticated, the bell stage has clasping
buttresses and round-headed bell-openings. Interior plan is different and has
rectangular chancel with sacristies in the adjacent triangles. Galleries on 3 sides
of nave with slim columns. Similar to St Michael's Church, Madeley, 1796, also by
Thomas Telford.


Listing NGR: SJ6890108117

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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