St Michael's Church - Stretton en le Field, Leicestershire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 42.244 W 001° 33.084
30U E 597876 N 5840335
Quick Description: St Michael's Church, Stretton en le Field, is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Stretton en le Field, Leicestershire. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/10/2013 1:34:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMJF60
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
"Most of the fabric in the church dates from the 14th century. The tower was added in the 15th century, and the clerestory in the following century. More alterations were made in the following three centuries. The spire was rebuilt in 1889, and in 1911 a restoration was carried out by Christopher Spalding. After it was declared redundant, the church was vested in the Churches Conservation Trust."

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Part of the old spire remains are in the churchyard.
Building Materials: Stone

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