CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1349011
Date first listed:
25-Feb-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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

District:
County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Sollers Hope
National Grid Reference:
SO 61249 33118

Details

SOLLERS HOPE CP - SO 63 SW 2/55 Church of St Michael 25.2.66 GV II* Parish church. C14, C19 restoration with addition of north vestry and bell turret in 1887. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, C20 tiled roof, C19 timber-framed bell turret with shingle cladding to squat spire. Nave with bell turret and south porch, chancel and north vestry. Nave: two trefoil-headed lights with tracery and hoodmould to right of gabled south porch, outer archway with responds, outer moulded order, inner chamfered. Chancel: two trefoil-headed lights with quatrefoil to window to right of blocked chancel doorway. Interior: RCHM mentions C14 date for chancel and nave roofs; moulded and embattled wall-plates, trussed rafter roofs. Chancel arch: two chamfered orders, 2-centred arched head. Fittings: font: plain cylindrical bowl on C20 base, possibly C13. Monuments: coffin lid, possibly C13, in chancel, tapering slab with decorative cross in roundel and male figure in military dress. Three other coffin lids in west wall of nave, C13 and C14. (RCHM Vol II, p 169).

Listing NGR: SO6124933118

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
154313
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire II East, (1932), 169

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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07220/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Jeff Andrews. Source Historic England Archive
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