St Agnes' Church, Moseley

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St Agnes’ Church, Moseley
St Agnes’ Church, Moseley
52°26′18.99″N 1°52′35″E / 52.4386083°N 1.87639°E / 52.4386083; 1.87639Coordinates: 52°26′18.99″N 1°52′35″E / 52.4386083°N 1.87639°E / 52.4386083; 1.87639
Location Moseley
Country England
Denomination Church of England
Website stagneschurch.co.uk
History
Dedication St Agnes
Architecture
Heritage designation Grade II listed
Architect(s) William Davis
Groundbreaking 1883
Completed 1884
Administration
Parish Moseley St Agnes
Deanery Moseley
Archdeaconry Birmingham
Diocese Birmingham

St Agnes Church, Moseley is a Grade II listed[1] parish church in the Church of England[2] in Moseley.

History[edit]

It was designed by the architect William Davis in the Decorated Gothic style. Work started in 1883 and it opened in 1884.[3]

The west tower was completed in 1932.

Organ[edit]

The church has a three manual pipe organ by William Hill & Sons. It was originally built for St Mark’s Church, Leicester in 1871 but was moved to St Agnes’ Church and opened in 1994. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ English Heritage. "CHURCH OF ST AGNES (1343411)". National Heritage List for England. 
  2. ^ The Buildings of England: Warwickshire: Nikolaus Pevsner.
  3. ^ "Church of St Agnes, Colmore Crescent B13". Images of England. London, United Kingdom: English Heritage. Retrieved 4 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "D06670 Version 3.1". National Pipe Organ Register (NPOR). Reigate, United Kingdom: The British Institute of Organ Studies. Retrieved 3 February 2014.