All Saints Church, Main Road, Benington, Benington - Boston

Early C13 ashlar faced church with late C14 tower. Restored by James Fowler in 1873. Closed as a church in 2003. Urgent repairs undertaken to north aisle roof in 2012. Further repair work still needed. Stage 2 grant funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and other sources secured to use the building as a centre for heritage activities and community uses, including repairs, with consents obtained. The church has been leased to Benington Community Heritage Trust with the Churches Conservation Trust as project managers. Works are underway and due to complete in 2018.

All Saints Church, Main Road, Benington, Benington - Boston
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1062077
  • Local Planning Authority: Boston
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: All Saints Church
  • Street Name: Main Road
  • Locality: Benington
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • District / Borough: Boston
  • Parish: Benington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Boston and Skegness
  • Region: East Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)