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Name:St Margaret's Church, Somersby
HER Number:MLI42392
Type of record:Building

Summary

A parish church with architectural features surviving from the 15th century.

Grid Reference:TF 343 726
Map Sheet:TF37SW
Parish:SOMERSBY, EAST LINDSEY, LINCOLNSHIRE

Full description

St Margaret's Church, Somersby is Perpendicular (1180AD to around 1520AD) in style although it was thoroughly repaired in 1833. The church has connections with Tennyson. {1}{2}
A parish church with architectural features surviving from the 15th century and was restored in 1865. It was constructed of dressed greenstone with some brick patching and has slate roofs. For the full description and the legal address of this listed building please refer to the appropriate List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. {4}


<1> SMR FILE, TF 37 SW DH - (Index). SLI3270.

<2> OS CARD INDEX, TF 37 SW 29,1964, HARPER F R (Index). SLI2730.

<3> Nikolaus Pevsner and John Harris, with Nicholas Antram, 1989, Buildings of England: Lincolnshire (Second Edition), P659 (Bibliographic Reference). SLI1062.

<4> Department of the Environment, 1987, List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, 2/69 (Index). SLI7138.

Monument Types

  • CHURCH (Medieval to Modern - 1400 AD to 2050 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<1>Index: SMR FILE. SOMERSBY. TF 37 SW DH -.
<2>Index: OS CARD INDEX. SOMERSBY. TF 37 SW 29,1964, HARPER F R.
<3>Bibliographic Reference: Nikolaus Pevsner and John Harris, with Nicholas Antram. 1989. Buildings of England: Lincolnshire (Second Edition). P659.
<4>Index: Department of the Environment. 1987. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. 2/69.

Related records

MLI42393Related to: CHURCHYARD CROSS, ST MARGARET'S CHURCH, SOMERSBY (Monument)