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Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Ullenhall, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.303 / 52°18'10"N

Longitude: -1.8245 / 1°49'28"W

OS Eastings: 412066

OS Northings: 267222

OS Grid: SP120672

Mapcode National: GBR 4K9.MJH

Mapcode Global: VH9ZX.BCBW

Plus Code: 9C4W853G+56

Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 2 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482878

Location: Ullenhall, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B95

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Ullenhall

Built-Up Area: Ullenhall

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Ullenhall St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Description


ULLENHALL

SP16NW CHURCH HILL
652-1/5/223 (South side)
02/08/72 Church of St Mary the Virgin

GV II

Church. 1875 by JP Seddon.
MATERIALS: sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roofs and coped
stone gables, ornamental ridge tiles.
STYLE: Early English.
PLAN: 3-bay nave with aisles, north porch, south-west tower in
3 stages, single-bay transepts, apsidal chancel.
EXTERIOR: angle buttresses to nave, straight buttresses to
porch, with off-sets. Chamfered plinth; continuous sill band.
Porch has plank door in 4-centred pointed arch within
projecting surround with shallow gable and finials; above a
small rose window.
Nave: 7 cusped lancets to south and 6 to north. West end has
4-light window with bar tracery to head. Aisles have cusped
lancets to west ends.
Tower: has lancet windows, broached octagonal bellstage and
slender spire.
Transepts: 3-light window to north with bar tracery to head,
group of 4 cinquefoil lights to south, otherwise transepts
have cusped lights. Apse has 7 cusped lancets with slender
colonnettes on band to each angle, with horizontal
crescent-shaped band beneath and ornate frieze.
INTERIOR: double-chamfered arcades have outer clusters of 3
columns, with single column to centre, all with roll-moulding
to head and water-holding bases. Similar double-chamfered
arches to transepts.
Aisle windows have arcade of slender shafts with roll-moulded
capitals and water-holding bases; similar full-height arcade
to chancel.
Stencilled wagon roofs to nave and chancel, half-wagons in the
aisles.
Octagonal font with trefoiled panels with fishes in net motif.
Forms a group with gates, piers and railings to Churchyard
(qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Wedgwood A:
Warwickshire: Harmondsworth: 1966-1990: 437).


Listing NGR: SP1206667222

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