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St Marys Church

Hob Uid: 332894
Location :
Warwickshire
Stratford-On-Avon
Halford
Grid Ref : SP2588645615
Summary : The nave dates to the 12th century while some other features date to the 13th century. Regular coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched tile roof. Stone coped gables. Ironstone quoins. Nave, chancel, south aisle, south-west tower.The church was restored in 1862 and 1883 and once again in 1962. The Romanesque tympanum shows one of the earliest known examples of ahalf-length figure in England.
More information : (SP 2588 4562) St. Mary's Church (TU)

Halford "The parish church of St. Mary was restored in 1862
and 1883. The nave dates from about 1150, and other features to the
13th. century. (2)

The church is in normal use. It was restored once again in
1962 when the interior plaster was removed revealing further Norman
detail in the chancel arch. (3)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : O.S. 6' 1924
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Source Number : 2
Source : The Victoria history of the county of Warwick: volume five: Kington Hundred
Source details : (J.W. Bloc) Parishes: Halford, including a plan illustration.
Page(s) : 90-92
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Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 BHS 06-FEB-68
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Norman
Monument End Date : 1170
Monument Start Date : 1066
Monument Type : Church
Evidence : Architectural Component
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : C12-13
Monument End Date : 1300
Monument Start Date : 1101
Monument Type : Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Restored 1862
Monument End Date : 1862
Monument Start Date : 1862
Monument Type : Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Restord 1883
Monument End Date : 1883
Monument Start Date : 1883
Monument Type : Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Mid 20th Century
Display Date : Rstored 1962
Monument End Date : 1962
Monument Start Date : 1962
Monument Type : Church
Evidence : Extant Building

Components and Objects:
Period : Medieval
Component Monument Type : Church
Object Type : TYMPANUM
Object Material :

Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 305869
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Unified Designation System UID
External Cross Reference Number : 1185710
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Warwickshire)
External Cross Reference Number : MWA2284
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SP 24 NE 7
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SP 24 NE 7
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1968-02-06
End Date : 1968-02-06
Associated Activities : ST MARY'S CHURCH, HALFORD
Activity type : WATCHING BRIEF
Start Date : 1994-01-01
End Date : 1994-12-31
Associated Activities : CHURCH OF ST. MARY, HALFORD
Activity type : WATCHING BRIEF
Start Date : 2009-01-01
End Date : 2009-12-31