Church of St Thomas, Main Road, Catthorpe - Harborough

Church comprising fabric of early C14 and C15 but restored 1886 by W Basset Smith. The church comprises a three-stage C15 embattled west tower with an extruded staircase turret to south, nave with south porch and chancel with north chapel and vestry. The church has significant masonry defects including badly weathered copings to tower battlements. The rainwater goods are in poor condition. The church has been the victim of heritage crime.

Church of St Thomas, Main Road, Catthorpe - Harborough
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Church of St Thomas
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1061441
    Local Planning Authority:
    Harborough
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Thomas
    Street Name:
    Main road
    County:
    Leicestershire
    District / Borough:
    Harborough
    Parish:
    Catthorpe
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South Leicestershire
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Very bad
    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