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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1226058



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


District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Wittering

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 19-Mar-1962

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 50481

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1. 5141 WITTERING CHURCH LANE Church of All Saints TF 00 SE 9/685 19.3.62 I 2. Saxon and later church. Saxon chancel arch, south wall of nave and east end of chancel. Norman north arcade. C14 north aisle and chapel. Late C13/early C14 west tower. The tower is ashlar, remainder coursed stone rubble with Collyweston stone roof. Nave has Saxon long-and-short work in angles, tall 2-light Perpendicular south windows, and late C13 south doorway. C14 north aisle has blocked 4-centred arch doorway (or window). C14 north chapel. Chancel has Saxon long-and-short work in the angles, late C13 south window with plate tracery and lancet and 2-light east window. Late C13/early C14 west tower with diagonal buttresses, 2-light bell-openings with quatrefoiled circles. Squat stone broach spire with lucarnes. C19 south porch. Mid C12 two bay north arcade with circular pier and square abacus and scalloped capital. Roll mould to arches zig-zag and lozenges. Massive Saxon chancel arch with roll moulding and huge rectangular capitals/abaci. Double chamfered (one hollow) arch to north chapel from chancel. Early C14 tomb recess in chapel. Late C19 roofs and furnishings. Squat cylindrical font. Stained glass in east window by Kempe 1903. VCH Northants Vol II.

Listing NGR: TF0563402017

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1906)

National Grid Reference: TF 05634 02017


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