CHURCH OF ST PETER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1052417

Date first listed: 19-Jan-1952

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST PETER, MARE FAIR

Map

Ordnance survey map of CHURCH OF ST PETER
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1052417 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 18-Dec-2018 at 20:57:48.

Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST PETER, MARE FAIR

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 74979 60376

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details



725/5/3 MARE FAIR 19-JAN-52 (South side) CHURCH OF ST PETER

GV I

Mainly Norman, circa 1160, but of Saxon origin. Stone, with chancel, North and South chapels, nave, North and South aisles, with continuous arcade of 8 bays. Typical elaborate ornamentation, carved caps and banded columns, moulded bases, decorated arches, external blind arcading. Early C17 western Tower. C15 Font. C15 crypt. Restored East end, by George Gilbert Scott 1850. Finely carved Cl8 wall tablets and monuments include 1742 to John Smith, mezzotint engraver, by John Hunt. Monument with bust by M Noble, 1839, to William Smith, founder of stratigraphical geology.

Nos 33 to 43 (odd) and 37a form a group with St Peter's Church and Nos 1 to 3 Black Lion Hill.



Listing NGR: SP7497960376

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 232152

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing