Ufford, Cambridgeshire

Last updated

Ufford
St. Andrew, Ufford - geograph.org.uk - 120184.jpg
St Andrew's Church, Ufford
Cambridgeshire UK location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Ufford
Location within Cambridgeshire
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Historic county
  • Northamptonshire
Post town STAMFORD
Postcode district PE9
List of places
UK
England
Cambridgeshire
52°37′26″N0°23′06″W / 52.624°N 0.385°W / 52.624; -0.385 Coordinates: 52°37′26″N0°23′06″W / 52.624°N 0.385°W / 52.624; -0.385

Ufford is a village and civil parish, now in the Peterborough unitary authority of the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire, England. It was historically part of the Soke of Peterborough, which was associated with Northamptonshire but had its own County Council from 1888 until 1974. For electoral purposes it forms part of Barnack ward and is in the North West Cambridgeshire constituency.

Contents

St Andrew's Church is a Grade I listed medieval building that is closed [1] and has passed into the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. [2] Most of the church dates from the 14th century. It consists of a nave without a clerestory, aisles, and a chancel. There is also a west tower, and a rood turret near the junction of the nave and chancel, both of which are embattled. The church contains a series of 20th-century Arts and Crafts stained glass by Mary Lowndes. [3] [4]

Ufford Hall is also a Grade I listed building. [5] The Hall was built in 1734 for Lord Charles Manners, a younger son of the Duke of Rutland. Until his death in 1996 it was lived in by Oliver Kitson, 4th Baron Airedale. [6]

Ufford Hall Ufford Hall (geograph 4021955).jpg
Ufford Hall

See also

Related Research Articles

Longthorpe, Peterborough Human settlement in England

Longthorpe is a village in the city of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, in the United Kingdom. Located two miles (3.2 km) west from the city centre, the area covers 1,390 acres. For electoral purposes it forms part of Peterborough West ward.

Bolnhurst Human settlement in England

Bolnhurst is a small village in the civil parish of Bolnhurst and Keysoe, in the Borough of Bedford in Bedfordshire. The village is about 7 miles (11 km) north-northeast of Bedford and about 6 miles (10 km) west of St Neots.

St Marys Church, Thornton-le-Moors Church in Cheshire, England

St Mary's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the small village of Thornton-le-Moors, Cheshire, England. The church is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, and it is in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust.

Great Chishill Village in England

Great Chishill is a village in the civil parish of Great and Little Chishill, South Cambridgeshire, England. The village is about 1 mile (1.6 km) east of the county boundary with Hertfordshire and about 4 miles (6 km) east of Royston. The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 678.

Witchford Human settlement in England

Witchford is a village and civil parish about 2.5 miles (4 km) west of Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 2,385.

Shrewton Human settlement in England

Shrewton is a village and civil parish on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, around 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Amesbury and 14 miles (23 km) north of Salisbury. It lies on the A360 road between Stonehenge and Tilshead. It is close to the source of the River Till, which flows south to Stapleford.

Church of St Andrew, Northover

The Anglican Church of St Andrew, Northover, in Ilchester, Somerset, England, dates from the 14th and 15th centuries. Today it is part of the parish of Ilchester with Northover, one of the three parishes which constitute the Ilchester District Churches. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is a redundant church in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It was vested in the Trust on 1 July 1986.

St Bartholomews Church, Furtho Church in Northamptonshire, England

St Bartholomew's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the former village of Furtho, Northamptonshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. A former medieval village, it became deserted following enclosures that began in the early 16th century and were completed by Thomas Furtho in the 1570s. All that remains in the vicinity of the church is a farm and a dovecote.

St Michaels Church, Upton Church in Northamptonshire, England

St Michael's Church is a redundant Anglican church in Upton, Northamptonshire, England. This was formerly a separate hamlet, and is now part of the town of Northampton. The church is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands alongside the A45 road, adjacent to the grounds of the former Upton Hall.

St Andrews Church, Rollestone Church in Wiltshire, England

St Andrew's Church is in Rollestone Road, Rollestone, Wiltshire, England. It is a redundant Anglican church in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It was declared redundant on 1 July 1993, and was vested in the Trust on 8 February 1995. The church is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building.

St Andrews Church, Cranford Church in Northamptonshire, England

St Andrew's Church is a redundant Anglican church in Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands in the park of Cranford Hall, to the southwest of the house.

St John the Baptists Church, Avon Dassett Church in Warwickshire, England

St John the Baptist's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of The Churches Conservation Trust.

St James Church, Stanstead Abbotts Church in Hertfordshire, England

St James' Church is a redundant Anglican church near the village of Stanstead Abbotts, Hertfordshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England (NHLE) as a Grade I listed building, having been designated in 1967. The church is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church is about 1 mile (1.6 km) to the southeast of the village on the north side of the B181 road. It stands on the top of a hill overlooking the Lea marshes.

St Andrews Church, Steeple Gidding Church in Cambridgeshire, England

St Andrew's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the hamlet of Steeple Gidding, about 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust.

St Peters Church, Hockwold Church in Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk

St Peter's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Hockwold cum Wilton in Norfolk, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust.

St Johns Church, Duxford Church in Cambridgeshire, England

St John's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England. In 1967 it was recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, and is now vested in The Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands on the junction of St John's Street and Green Street and is open daily to visitors.

St Michaels Church, Longstanton Church in Cambridgeshire, England

St Michael's Church is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Longstanton, Cambridgeshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands at the south end of the village. The design of St Michael's was used for that of the Church of St. James the Less in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as well as St. Thomas Church in New Windsor, New York, both in 1846. It has been influential in the design of other churches in the American Gothic Revival style.

St Marys Church, Islington, Norfolk Church in Norfolk, England

St Mary's Church is a ruined redundant Anglican church in the civil parish of Tilney St Lawrence, Norfolk, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The ruins stand in an isolated position adjacent to Islington Hall Farm, immediately to the south of the A47 road between King's Lynn and Wisbech.

St Margarets Church, Abbotsley Church in Cambridgeshire, England

St Margaret's Church is a historic Anglican church in the village of Abbotsley, Cambridgeshire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of The Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands in the centre of the village, to the south of the B1046 road.

Old St Peter and St Pauls Church, Albury A former Anglican church in Surrey, England

Old St Peter and St Paul's Church is a former Anglican church near the village of Albury, Surrey, England in the care of The Churches Conservation Trust. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building. The church stands in Albury Park, to the northwest of Albury Hall, and between the villages of Albury and Shere.

References

  1. http://www.churchofengland.org/clergy-office-holders/pastoralandclosedchurches/closedchurches/closed-churches-available/ufford.aspx
  2. Our 346th church, Churches Conservation Trust, 3 October 2014
  3. St Andrew's Church, Ufford, Cambridgeshire, Churches Conservation Trust , retrieved 12 March 2015
  4. Historic England (2011). "Church of St Andrew, Ufford (1127466)". National Heritage List for England . Retrieved 12 March 2015.
  5. Historic England. "Details from listed building database (1357128)". National Heritage List for England . Retrieved 11 April 2016.
  6. "Ufford Hall". Ufford Parish Council. Retrieved 20 January 2017.

Commons-logo.svg Media related to Ufford, Cambridgeshire at Wikimedia Commons