St Denys' Church, Sleaford

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St Denys' Church, Sleaford

St Denys' Church, Sleaford is a medieval church located in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England. The oldest parts of the present building are the tower and spire. The spire stands 144 feet (44 metres) tall.[1] A window tracery is dated to about the late 13th century.[2] The Gothic nave, aisles and north transept were built in the 14th century. The church is a Grade I listed building, a term given to "buildings of exceptional interest".[3]

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  1. David Kaye, Lincolnshire (Princes Risborough, UK: Shire, 1995), p. 46
  2. John Julius Norwich, Treasures of Britain: The Architectural, Cultural, Historical and Natural Heritage of Britain (New York: W.W. Norton, 2002), p. 579
  3. "Listed buildings". Historic England. Retrieved 7 July 2015.