2014

NY4656 : St Leonard's Church

taken 10 years ago, near to Warwick-on-Eden, Cumbria, England

This is 1 of 3 images, with title St Leonard's Church in this square
St Leonard's Church
St Leonard's Church
The church dates from the 12th century, with considerable rebuilding during the 19th. A notable surviving feature is the Norman apse (semi-circular end) with external pilasters - a style of decoration rarely seen outside of France.
The parish website has photos of the church interior LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . For architectural details, see English Heritage LinkExternal link .
There is a sign for St Leonard's Church on the A69, for years I thought it referred to this building NY4656 : The Old Chapel, Warwick-on-Eden . Only recently found out that the actual St. Leonard's is further along the track, hiding behind some trees.

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Geographical Context: Village, Rural settlement Religious sites other tags: Anglican Church Norman Architecture Listed Building Grade II(star) Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · St Leonard's Church [4] · English Heritage [2] · Track [2] Title Clusters: · St Leonard's Church [3] ·
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NY4656, 43 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Rose and Trev Clough   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 16 November, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 January, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 466 567 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.1778N 2:50.0574W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 465 567
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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