Church of St Michael and All Angels

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1230776
Date first listed:
27-Jun-1963
Date of most recent amendment:
18-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
Church of St Michael and All Angels, Dudley Road, Himley

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Location

Statutory Address:
Church of St Michael and All Angels, Dudley Road, Himley

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

County:
Staffordshire
District:
South Staffordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Himley
National Grid Reference:
SO 88296 91109

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/12/2019

SO 89 SE 5/55

HIMLEY C.P. DUDLEY ROAD (north side) Church of St Michael and All Angels

(Formerly listed as Church of St. Michael. Previously listed as Church of St Michael Arch Angel)

27.6.63

GV II

Parish church. Dated 1764. Cement rendered and lined as ashlar; plain tile roof with coped verges. West tower, two-bay nave, single-bay chancel, south-east vestry. Simple classical building; most of the windows have keyed semi-circular arches springing from imposts and, leaded lights.

West tower of stages marked by bands, with coved parapet band and plain parapet. West door with raised key. Windows of the upper two stages are louvred. Datestone over west window of second stage.

Nave and chancel: pilaster strips at the corners and at division of nave and chancel. Canted east window projection with hipped roof; pedimented gable to vestry.

Interior. Panelled and gracefully curved west gallery on slim iron columns. It is reached by a staircase with stick balusters.

Fittings. C19 stone font with hexagonal basin on cylindrical pedestal with stiff leaf capital. C18 wooden pulpit, square with panelled sides. Brass angel lectern of 1894. Simple classical rood screen, and communion rail, both with turned balusters.

Monument. Viscountess Ednam, 1930, by Sir W. Reid Dick; statue of a young woman carrying a child on her shoulder.

Stained glass. East window depicting Jesus the good shepherd, after 1903.

Listing NGR: SO8829691109

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
405806
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Staffordshire, (1974), 147

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: 21 Aug 1999
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