CHURCH OF ST ANDREW - Bywell - List Entry

  • Description

    "Parish Church. Pre-Conquest nave and tower; upper part of tower early C11, nave and lower part of tower probably earlier. Chancel and south transept early C13. Alterations 1830,1850 by John Dobson, and addition of north transept, chapel, vestry and probably south porch 1871 by William Slater of London. Pre-Conquest fabric heavy roughly-squared rubble with massive quoins, medieval parts coursed rubble, C19 parts squared tooled stone with tooled ashlar quoins and dressings; stone slate roofs. Alterations in C13 style. Cruciform with west tower, north vestry and chapel, south porch. Tall tower with string courses below and above belfry; apparent buttresses are remains of west gable of taller Pre-Conquest nave...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
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