Church of All Saints

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1188139
Date first listed:
22-Apr-1988
Statutory Address:
Church of All Saints, Balterley

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Location

Statutory Address:
Church of All Saints, Balterley

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

County:
Staffordshire
District:
Newcastle-under-Lyme (District Authority)
Parish:
Balterley
National Grid Reference:
SJ 76130 50384

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/10/2019

SJ 75 SE 4/12

BALTERLEY C.P. Balterley Church of All Saints

[Formerly listed as Church of All Saints, A.52 (north side)]

II

Parish church. 1901. By Austin and Paley. Red brick (English stretcher bond) with ashlar dressings; plain tile roof with stone coped verges. Gothic style. Two-bay nave and single-bay chancel in one with buttresses at the division between the two; north-east vestry and south-west porch.

Nave and chancel: two-light side windows; the outer ones are square-headed with trefoil-headed lights whereas the central one is pointed and breaks through the eaves as a gabled dormer; it has cusped tracery of late Decorated character. Pointed three-light east window with Perpendicular tracery; stone cross at apex of east gable. three-light west window with Perpendicular tracery; western bellcote with double-ogee arched-opening and pedimented gable surmounted by a cross.

Porch: timber-framed gable bracketed out over a nail-studded door.

Vestry: the north side has a window of three cusped lights and a door with square head.

Interior: pine wall panelling to window sill level. Double collar roof supporting collar purlin and two pairs of side purlins. Organ recess on north side of chancel with a segmental pointed arch.

Fittings: font with moulded base, marble pedestal and octagonal basin with moulded base and small wooden cover in a Gothic style. Octagonal wooden pulpit with linen-fold panels. Wooden screen with Perpendicular tracery. Simple altar and panelled reredos covered with shields. Brass altar rail.

Listing NGR: SJ7613050384

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
273291
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Staffordshire, (1974), 65

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/04622/33
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Clive Shenton. Source Historic England Archive
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