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Church of St Andrew, Stoke Damarel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stoke, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3748 / 50°22'29"N

Longitude: -4.1624 / 4°9'44"W

OS Eastings: 246330

OS Northings: 55001

OS Grid: SX463550

Mapcode National: GBR R70.D7

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.N6H

Plus Code: 9C2Q9RFQ+W2

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew, Stoke Damarel

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473690

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


740-1/42/673 (North side)
25/01/54 Church of St Andrew, Stoke Damerel
(Formerly Listed as:
Church of St Andrew, Stoke Damerel)


Parish church. C15 tower, otherwise heavily remodelled or
rebuilt in 1751 and later altered and restored. Rendered stone
with some granite dressings; S porch is Plymouth limestone
brought to course and with freestone dressings; dry slate
PLAN: nave/chancel; N and S aisles; W tower; C16 N porch; late
C19 S porch.
EXTERIOR: N aisle has 2 late C18 round-arched hornless sashes
with glazing bars intersecting at the heads; S aisle windows
1904 by Charles Cheverton in similar style with fixed lights
over low transoms; traceried 3-light E window to S aisle and
C18 oval lights with radiating glazing bars to E and W gables.
C16 4-centred arched N porch doorway with square hoodmould and
quatrefoils to spandrels. 3-stage W tower with diagonal
buttresses and polygonal pinnacles to embattled parapet; large
clockface to 2nd stage; 2-centred arched window over W doorway
which now has traceried window, both with hoodmoulds.
INTERIOR: 4-bay arcades with elliptical arches on slender oak
Tuscan columns. Fittings: mid C19 Perpendicular style plaster
font and pulpit, otherwise late C19 or C20 fittings. Stained
glass in E window of N aisle of 1863 with rich colours.
Monuments: 1 monument by Isbell and various other C18 and C19
wall monuments to army and navy men.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4633055001

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

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