All Saints

Whilst the tower is medieval the church was so rebuilt in the 17th and 18th century that that is its overriding appearance.

About this church

The vestry though was added by Bodley in 1879. Internally the medieval nave and aisles now have 18th century ceilings leading to a pure 18th century chancel.

The reconstruction of the church was carried out by William Smith of Warwick between 1737-1743.

The contemporary plaster work is by John Wollaston of Northampton.

The family mausoleum of the Ishams dates from the late 17th century and contains a fine group of 17th and 18th century memorials by Thomas, William and Edward Stanton as well as Francis Smith, Rysbrack, Westmacott and Cox.

Key Features

  • Captivating architecture
  • Magnificent memorials
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Fascinating churchyard
  • Social heritage stories

Visitors information

  • Level access to the main areas
  • On street parking at church
  • Parking within 250m
  • Accessible toilets nearby
  • Dog friendly
  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

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The medieval church has a fine west tower around 1500.

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All Saints

One of the most important examples of Anglo Saxon in Britain and certainly the largest, dating from the late 8th to early 9th century.

All Saints

Externally a particularly handsome medieval church with full square tower with fine double bell openings, all dating from around 1300.

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