Church of St Leonard, Church Lane, Holwell, Ab Kettleby - Melton

Church dating from C13 and repairs of C17 and C19. Single cell church with nave and chancel under a pitched roof. Walls of coursed squared ironstone and limestone. The church was subject to heritage crime in 2019. The church is keen to effect repairs and permissions are being sought. Recipient of Historic England Covid-19 Emergency Heritage at Risk Response Fund award in 2020 for new roof coverings. Historic England have additionally provided technical advice regarding re-roofing.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST LEONARD
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1295131
    Local Planning Authority:
    Melton
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Leonard
    Street Name:
    Church Lane
    Locality:
    Holwell
    County:
    Leicestershire
    District / Borough:
    Melton
    Parish:
    Ab Kettleby
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Rutland and Melton
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    A
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA

Contact Details

Dale Dishon 07889 808148