Church of St Denys, Clipston Road, Kelmarsh - Daventry

Church of C14 origin with C19 work by JK Colling constructed of regular coursed lias and limestone. Nave, chancel, north aisle and west tower. There is extensive cracking to the east end of the chancel and the east window. Cracking is also evident to the east and north elevations of the north aisle. The interior shows further signs of movement with the Sir John Hanbury wall monument now open jointed. Rainwater goods are in need of maintenance. Repairs to address movement were previously undertaken. The PCC are keen to effect repairs.

Church of St Denys, Clipston Road, Kelmarsh - Daventry
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST DENYS
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1370062
    Local Planning Authority:
    Daventry
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Denys
    Street Name:
    Clipston Road
    County:
    Northamptonshire
    District / Borough:
    Daventry
    Parish:
    Kelmarsh
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Daventry
    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
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II*