REMAINS OF COMPOUND PIER APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1055050

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Nov-1986

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF COMPOUND PIER APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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Location

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF COMPOUND PIER APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Chirbury with Brompton

National Grid Reference: SO 26152 98546

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY SO 29 NE 8/46 Remains of compound - pier approx. 20m north-east of chancel 21.3.67 of Church of St. Michael (formerly listed as Remains of monastery, in churchyard of St. Michael)

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Compound pier, remains of. Late C13. Red sandstone ashlar. Surviving fragment approx. 1.2m high; octagonal core with slim triple shafts against each side, moulded base. In situ and has been suggested as the remains of a central column of the now demolished chapter house of Chirbury Priory (q.v. under Church of St. Michael). B.O.E. p.98; D.H.S. Cranage, The Churches of Shro shire, Part 7 (1905) pp.541-42.

Listing NGR: SO2615298546

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 257371

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Cranage, DHS , An Architectural Account of the Churches of Shropshire, (1908), 541-42
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Shropshire, (1958), 98

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