CHURCH OF ST GILES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1074853

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1966

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST GILES, GARTREE ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST GILES, GARTREE ROAD

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

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough (District Authority)

Parish: Little Stretton

National Grid Reference: SK 65729 00460

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History

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Details

GREAT STRETTON SK 60 SE GARTREE ROAD (South Side) 5/104 GREAT STRETTON 29.12.66 Church of St.Giles

II*

Small church. C12/C13, rebuilt 1838, and C15. Rubble stone, with coursed squared stone and ashlar tower, and Welsh and Swithland slate-roofs. W tower, nave and chancel under one roof, and S porch. Tower, mainly of C15, of 2 stages with plinth, buttresses with set-offs (diagonal on W corners), 4 small 2-light bell openings and battlements. Norman nave arch. On nave N wall, blocked door, window of 1838 and 2 heads of C13 windows built into wall. Simple Geometric tracery. E window also of 1838. On S wall a similar window and head of window with Y tracery built in. Transitional S doorway. S porch also probably of 1838. C19 tie beam roof to nave. Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK6572900460

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 190665

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Leicestershire and Rutland, (1960)

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