Building record M1898 - Church of St Peter & St Paul, Shelford


CHURCH (Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 66176 42362 (33m by 19m)
Map sheet SK64SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Shelford, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Ruthlessly restored by … Mr Christian in 1876-8. The chancel is entirely new. The C14 windows … all renewed too. C15 tower. One of the set of 1662 fonts (cf. Southwell etc.). Monuments: Lady Anne Stanhope d.1587, alabaster. Lady Georgina West d.1824 by Chantrey. (1)
A modern restoration [was] undetaken in 1877-78. Mr. Christian was the architect; the cost of the restoration was £3000 and the whole amount was defrayed by the patron and landowner, the [4th] Earl of Carnarvon. (2)
See L 7669 for linear bank.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

2 colour print, 3/8,9 (negs F15/4), SMR

Listed buildings slides, (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 308 (Monograph). SNT4.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1903, TTS, p 38 (Published document). SNT330.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. .
  • <1> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 308.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1903. TTS. 7. p 38.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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