Church of St Andrew and St Mary, How Caple - Herefordshire, County of (UA)

Parish church in a hillside setting overlooking the River Wye. C14 chancel with a later low pitched roof. The tower, nave and chancel date to between 1693 and 1695, and the windows are C19. The rainwater goods are undersized and failing. The ashlar stonework of the tower is delaminating and falling. The parapet stonework of the tower is structurally unsound next to the tower access door.

Church of St Andrew and St Mary, How Caple - Herefordshire, County of (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Andrew and St Mary
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1166452
  • Local Planning Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St Andrew and St Mary
  • Unitary Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Parish: How Caple
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Herefordshire
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*

Contact Details

Chris Miners 0121 625 6835

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England