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ST JEROME'S CHURCH; ST HIEROM'S CHURCH, LLANGWM

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NPRN 221216

Map Reference SO40SW

Grid Reference SO43290055

Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Llangwm (Monmouthshire)

Type of Site CHURCH

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period Post Medieval, Medieval

Site Description Built in the Gothic Perpendicular style, long-wall entry type. A prominent feature of this Church is the integral tower. Present status [2002] : unknown
1. GGAT PRN = 00911G
2. 13C. with 16C. embattled tower. Medieval screen with 15C. image. GME09/08/1999
3. WALLPAINTINGS
[1] Doom (Blessing) - On chancel arch, Christ blessing (= Doom); 'crumbled on exposure' (Keyser)(Arch Camb 1877, 49)
[2] paintings in nave - Paintings on N wall of nave, now gone (Arch Camb 1877, 49): subject not stated
[3] Painted & gilt rood screen -Traces of colour & gilding on rood screen - gilt enrichments, red and green colour (Arch Camb 1959, 50)
Source: RCAHMW Wallpaintings Database. 2004.09.14/RCAHMW/SLE

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