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Church of St Thomas

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9285 / 50°55'42"N

Longitude: -3.4611 / 3°27'39"W

OS Eastings: 297415

OS Northings: 115355

OS Grid: SS974153

Mapcode National: GBR LK.PT5C

Mapcode Global: FRA 36MN.CFV

Entry Name: Church of St Thomas

Listing Date: 10 April 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485158

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Tiverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chevithorne St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TIVERTON

SS91NE CHEVITHORNE
848-1/2/63 Church of St Thomas

GV II

Anglican church. 1843 by Benjamin Ferrey, under the Rev.
William Rayer. Red local stone squared and brought to course;
dry slate roofs with coped gable ends; bellcote over west
gable. Middle Pointed style. Chancel with north vestry and
nave with south porch. Corner buttresses and buttresses
dividing bays.
EXTERIOR: 4-bay nave with 2-light windows with trefoil-headed
lights and quatrefoil tracery under hoodmoulds with varied
naturalistically-carved heads as stops; similar 3-light east
window and complex rose window to west end. Chancel vestry has
simple mullioned windows; the attached probable extension
north of the nave has a wide window with complex tracery.
INTERIOR: richly-coloured stained glass, and borders to
grisaille glass below. Tablets to Heathcote-Amorys.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: 1989-: 257).

Listing NGR: SS9741515355

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