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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1294163



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

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sandon and Burston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 272278

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SANDON CHURCH TARE 1. 5373 Sandon Church of All Saints SJ 92 NE 16/1 24.1.67.

I 2. A late C12 or early C13 church, virtually rebuilt circa 1300 with C14 north aisle and later additions. Stone with tile roof. Nave with aisles, chancel and Perpendicular south-west tower. Fine arch braced roofs. North aisle elaborately remodelled in 1851 as a family chapel of the Earls of Harrowby. Well restored by W D Caroe in 1923 and later. Font dated 1669. Jacobean pulpit with tester. Communion rail and family pews in chancel of Jacobean type. Numerous good monuments mainly to the Erdeswick family, including: 4 incised alabaster slabs of circa 1600; large mural monument with recumbent effigy and those of kneeling wives to Samson Erdeswick, 1603, designed by himself in 1601; mural monument to George Digby, 1675. Graded for architectural interest, including that of the interior features.

Listing NGR: SJ9540729486

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National Grid Reference: SJ 95409 29489


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