Thursday, 28 May 2015

All Saints Church Houghton Regis

List Entry Number: 1114707 Historic England
Heritage Category: Listing
Grade: I
Location: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, HIGH STREET, Houghton Regis, Central Bedfordshire
Date first listed: 03-Feb-1967
Chequerwork flint and Totternhoe stone. Battlemented. Some C14 work in chancel. C14 arcades have octagonal shafts with moulded bases and capitals. Remainder Perpendicular though most of the windows are C19. Tower of Totternhoe stone. C15 nave roof with angels bearing shields on intermediate rafters. South aisle monument of late C14 knight with his feet against a lion - said to be of Sir John Sewell. In the chancel floor, C15 brass to John Waleys, priest; and brass to Sir William Walley, priest (deceased 1506).

Geo-Phys Story:
http://www.dunstabletoday.co.uk/news/local-news/family-secrets-unearthed-in-crypt-at-houghton-regis-church-1-6768078


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