Church of St Mary, Church Lane, Stow - West Lindsey

A parish church of lofty proportions which includes the transepts and crossing of an early collegiate church, dating from C11. The nave and chancel are C12. There was a major restoration by JL Pearson in 1850-67 when the chancel vaulting was reconstructed. Several re-roofing projects have recently been completed. The church is damp having suffered water ingress through defective roof coverings and underground drainage for many years.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1146624
    Local Planning Authority:
    West Lindsey
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Street Name:
    Church Lane
    County:
    Lincolnshire
    District / Borough:
    West Lindsey
    Parish:
    Stow
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Gainsborough
    Region:
    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 I, SM

Contact Details

Ben Robinson