Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1024653

Date first listed: 13-Dec-1984

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF JAMES


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Statutory Address: CHURCH OF JAMES

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon (District Authority)

Parish: Arrow with Weethley

National Grid Reference: SP 05515 55319


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5/123 Church of St . James

- II

Church. 1857-58 by Edward Haycock. Lias ashlar with limestone dressings, and tile roof. 3 bay nave, apsidal chancel, west bellcote, and vestry. Late C13 style; Geometrical tracery with hood moulds. Nave north side; double leaf folding door with keeled roll moulding, in open timber porch. 2-light eastern window, and single lancets flanking door. West front has diagonal and central buttresses and 2 cusped lancets. South side has no windows; vestry with catslide roof. Chancel: 3-sided apse has single lancets with trefoiled circles and 2-light north window. Massive clasping buttresses to angles. Interior: chancel has an aumbry to north, single sedilia to south. Simple chancel arch with hood mould on brackets carved with naturalistic lilies and grapes, painted. Plastered walls throughout, and simple arch-braced roofs. Fittings: big octagonal font on 4 half-hipped gablets; fine High Victorian wood lectern; contemporary stained glass in apse. An inexpensive small church, but a well considered design with high- quality detailing. The church occupies a prominent position overlooking the Cotswolds. (V.C.H. Warwickshire, Vol. III p.188; Buildings of England : Warwickshire, p.466).

Listing NGR: SP0551555319


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Legacy System number: 305136

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Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 188
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 466

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