Lesbury, St Mary

  • Description

    Parish Church. Core probably C12; north aisle and chapel added and chancel remodelled in C13; east window mid-C14; late or post-medieval part rebuilding of tower; vestry probably C17; 1849 restoration including refacing and part rebuilding of south wall, addition of south porch, new parapet and roof to tower and re-cutting of much internal detail; chancel arcade altered 1853. Squared stone; large squared masonry of C12 type in tower, roughly-squared stone in vestry, C19 parts tooled stone; cut dressings, tooled-and-margined in C19 parts. Graduated Lakeland slate roofs except for Welsh slates on chancel. Plan: Nave with west tower, south porch and 2-bay north aisle; chancel with 2-bay north aisle and north-east vestry. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1041795" rel="noreferrer nofollow">historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1041795
  • Owner

    Pete Reed
  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NonCommercial License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/69959962@N00/51665104040/
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 6 months, 1 week ago
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    Picture Taken: 2021-11-08T15:38:17
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