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All Saints' Church, Gresford

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Map ReferenceSJ35SW
Grid ReferenceSJ3464054970
Unitary (Local) AuthorityWrexham
Old CountyDenbighshire
Type Of SiteCHURCH

All Saints church, Gresford is recorded in the Domesday Book; later records date from 1254 and 1333 and are consistent with evidence of thirteenth and fourteenth century work which survive. The church was almost wholly rebuilt in the fifteenth century. Restorations and alterations were carried out in the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The interior includes exceptional medieval furnishings, including a chancel screen attributed to the Ludlow workshop, and a group of fourteen stalls and eleven misericords with traditional carvings. The church has Medieval stained glass of c1500. There is a painted canopied niche, seventeenth century painted armorial panels and a benefaction board of1731

Sources include:
CADW listed buildings database.
Richard Suggett, Painted Temples: Wallpaintings and Rood-screens in Welsh Churches, 1200–1800, (RCAHMW 2021), pp. 15, 18, 27, 52, 222, 287.