St. Michael's Church, Rochford, Worcestershire, England
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes
N 52° 18.804 W 002° 32.713
30U E 531002 N 5795993
Quick Description: St. Michael's Church, Rhyse Lane, Rochford
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/8/2019 5:27:54 AM
Waymark Code: WM10H5Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 1

Long Description:
This church is a Grade II* listed building.

From this listing text:-

"Parish church. C12, with early C14 alterations, restored mid-C19.

Timber bell turret, weatherboarded with oak shingled spire.

The north doorway is weather-worn and projects 9 inches beyond the wall-face. It has a semi-circular head of two chevron moulded orders on large engaged shafts with rudimentary leaf capitals
and chamfered enriched abaci. The tympanum is carved with a Tree of Life (the only surviving example of this motif in Worcestershire) with a semi-circular border of six-pointed stars and a lower edge enriched with a cable moulding."

This North doorway is now blocked up.

Services on the second and fourth Sundays.
Building Materials: Stone

Visit Instructions:
Logs for Medieval churches waymark must contain a date found and any details about the visit there. Also photos and other experiences related to the building are welcome.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Medieval Churches
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.