PARISH CHURCH OF ST LAWRENCE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1173566
Date first listed:
13-Apr-1961
Date of most recent amendment:
08-Nov-1983
Statutory Address:
PARISH CHURCH OF ST LAWRENCE, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PARISH CHURCH OF ST LAWRENCE, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Broxbourne (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 35520 05865

Details

In the entry for HODDESDON CHURCH LANE 3/18 (south west side) Wormley

Parish Church of St Lawrence The item shall be amended to read HODDESDON CHURCH LANE (south west side) Wormley

Parish Church of St Laurence ------------------------------------------

1. 5251 HODDESDON CHURCH LANE (south west side) Wormley Parish Church of St Lawrence TL 30NE 3/18 13.4.61 (Formerly listed as Church of Saint Laurence under Wormley) II*

2. C12 nave with Norman door and window and C15 windows. Restored chancel, 1843-4. S aisle and porch added 1862 by J Clarke. Roughcast, stone dressings, flint and stone dressings on S. Machine tile roof. Norman door has 2 roll-moulded arches and scalloped capitals. C15 windows have cusped arches and hood moulds. Lancet windows to chancel, triplet on E end. Nave interior with stilted arches on paired columns and C15 tie beam. Saxon or early Norman circular font with frieze of upright leaves, and cable mouldings forming panels. Jacobean hexagonal oak pulpit with term figures. Choir has 1617 wall monument to William Purvey on S side, in alabaster with carved angels and putti. Painting ascribed to Palma vecchio presented 1797 on E wall. Modern weatherboarded bell-cote on W end. (Pevsner (1977) ).

Listing NGR: TL3552305866

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
157396
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Hertfordshire, (1977)

Legal

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

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Date: 17 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/01295/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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