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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1038044



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

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ipstones

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 274708

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IPSTONES C.P. CHURCH LANE, Stocks Green SK 05 SW (north side) 6/216 Church of St Leonard 3.1.67


Parish church. Constructed 1789-92 at the expense of the Sneyd family, and extended 1902-3 by Gerald Horsley. Sandstone ashlar; part tile, part stone slate roof concealed at eaves by crenellation. Tower, nave with south porch and chancel. Tower: of 3 stages, banded at each stage and with angle buttresses of 4 stages dying into pilasters at bell chamber level and carried up to pinnacles above a crenellated parapet; Y-tracery bell chamber openings formerly taller, now part blocked, 4-light (2 outer now blocked) west window with panel tracery, trefoil lights and Tudor-arched head. Nave: of 4 bays divided by 3-stage buttresses, bands at cill and eaves level; Y-tracery windows; south- west window part-obscured by gabled porch and with oval plaque over dated 1790; further segmental pedimented plaque to south-east bay with fluted urn to tympanum. Chancel: by Horsley of 1902-3; one bay with 3-sided canted east end; angles surmounted by crocketed pinnacles; Tudor arch, 4-light east window with curvilinear tracery and low-relief crucifixion over.

Listing NGR: SK0178450219

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National Grid Reference: SK 01784 50219


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