CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1306427
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1984
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, FORE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, FORE STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
East Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Beer
National Grid Reference:
SY 22951 89368

Details

SY 2289 BEER FORE STREET 28/55 (east side)

Church of St Michael GV II

Parish church. 1877 by Hayward of Exeter. Coursed stone with freestone dressings and slate roofs. Large church in Early English/Decorated style. Nave with four-light Decorated west window. Multifoil round clerestory windows. Low north and south aisles with Decorated three-light windows. Chancel with Decorated five-light east window. North and south transepts. Tower at north-west corner in four stages, top stage with twin lancet bell openings with colonettes, embattled parapet and polygonal corner turret. Originally had a large stone spire with lucarnes. Vestibule across west end with three bay Early English arcade. Interior: Four bay north and south arcade with marble piers and foliated capitals. Chancel arch has marble shafts. Nave roof with arched braces to collars and wind braces. Contemporary furnishings including choir stalls and stone pulpit and font.

Listing NGR: SY2295189368

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
87741
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 11 Nov 2003
Reference: IOE01/08919/07
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