List of Norman architecture in Cheshire


List of Norman architecture in Cheshire

The county of Cheshire contains some Norman architecture, as Nikolaus Pevsner and Edward Hubbard state, this is not much in comparison with other counties.[1] What there is includes the following:

Contents

Structures

Location Structure Details Refs Image
Barthomley St Bertoline's Church Blocked doorway [2][3][4]
Bartholmey 3.jpg
Bruera St Mary's Church Chancel arch, south doorway [5][6]
Chester Cathedral North transept, northwest tower, north wall of nave [7][8]
Chester Former monastic buildings Undercroft, abbot's passage, chapel of St Anselm [9][10]
Chester Chester Castle Items in the chapel of St Mary, Castro [11]
Chester St John the Baptist's Church Much of the interior, ruins to the east [12][13][14] St John's Chester Ruins.jpg
Church Lawton All Saints Church Doorway [15][16][17]
Frodsham St Laurence's Church Arcade (part) and clerestory; carved masonry inside the tower [18][19][20] St Laurence Frodsham capital.jpg
Grappenhall St Wilfrid's Church Corbel table incorporated into the wall of the south aisle [21][22][23]
Middlewich St Michael and All Angels Church Fabric in the aisle arcades [24]
Neston St Mary's and St Helen's Church Masonry re-used in lower two storeys of the tower [25][26]
Prestbury St Peter's Church Free-standing chapel in the churchyard [27][28][29] Prestbury, Norman chapel.jpg
Runcorn Norton Priory Doorway, undercroft [30][31][32]
Norton Priory Undercroft.jpg
Shocklach St Edith's Church Small church [33][34] St Edith's Church, Shocklach.jpg
Shotwick St Michael's Church Doorway [33][35][36]

Furnishings

Location Structure Details Refs Image
Acton St Mary's Church Font [37][38][39]
Grappenhall St Wilfrid's Church Font [21][22][23]

Other

Location Structure Details Refs Image
Acton St Mary's Church Free-standing carved stones [37][38][39]
Bunbury St Boniface's Church Free-standing carved stones [40][41][42]
Burton St Nicholas' Church Big, round scalloped capitals [43][44]

References

Notes

  1. ^ Pevsner & Hubbard 2003, p. 13.
  2. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 71.
  3. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Bertoline, Barthomley". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=56652. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  4. ^ St Bertoline, Barthomley, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture of Great Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-barth.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  5. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 118.
  6. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Mary the Virgin, Saighton". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=55367. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  7. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 136–141.
  8. ^ "Images of England: Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary, Chester". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=470393. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  9. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 145–147.
  10. ^ "Images of England: Former Monastic Buildings to Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary, Chester". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=470392. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  11. ^ St Mary de Castro, Chester, Cheshire, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-chsmc.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  12. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 148–149.
  13. ^ "Images of England: Church of St John the Baptist, Chester". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=469958. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  14. ^ St John the Baptist, Chester, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture of Great Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-chsjb.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  15. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 178.
  16. ^ "Images of England: Church of All Saints, Church Lawton". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=56495. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  17. ^ All Saints, Church Lawton, Cheshire, The Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-chlaw.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  18. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 220–221.
  19. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Lawrence, Frodsham". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=436341. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  20. ^ St Lawrence, Frodsham, Cheshire, The Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-frods.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  21. ^ a b Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 225.
  22. ^ a b "Images of England: Church of St Wilfrid, Grappenhall". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=59014. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  23. ^ a b St Wilfrid, Grappenhall, Cheshire, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture of Great Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-grapp.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  24. ^ St. Michael and All Angels, Middlewich, The Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-middl.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  25. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 290.
  26. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Mary and St Helen, Neston". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=475657. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  27. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 316.
  28. ^ "Images of England: Chapel in St Peter's Churchyard, Prestbury". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=413839. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  29. ^ Prestbury, Norman Chapel, Cheshire, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-prest.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  30. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 296–297.
  31. ^ "Images of England: Remains of Norton Priory". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=56015. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  32. ^ Norton Priory, Cheshire, The Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-norpr.html, retrieved 14 March 2010 
  33. ^ a b Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 334.
  34. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Edith, Church Shocklach". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=402909. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  35. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Michael, Shotwick". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=55688. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  36. ^ St Michael, Shotwick, Cheshire, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-shotw.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  37. ^ a b Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 53.
  38. ^ a b "Images of England: Church of St Mary the Virgin, Acton". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=56928. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  39. ^ a b St Mary, Acton, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-acton.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  40. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, p. 120.
  41. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Boniface, Bunbury". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=56767. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 
  42. ^ St Boniface, Bunbury, Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture, http://www.crsbi.ac.uk/search/county/site/ed-ch-bunbu.html, retrieved 13 June 2010 
  43. ^ Pevsner and Hubbard, pp. 121–122.
  44. ^ "Images of England: Church of St Nicholas, Neston". English Heritage. http://www.imagesofengland.org.uk/details/default.aspx?pid=1&id=475803. Retrieved 8 November 2008. 

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