Grants, pledges and National Churches Trust (NCT)
recommendations made in 2016
 

(A) Grants made

 

Church

Works

Amount

West Haddon

All Saints

Installation of alarm

£500

Long Buckby

St Lawrence

Installation of alarm

£500

Blisworth

St John the Baptist

Installation of alarm

£500

Loddington

St Leonard

Installation of alarm

£500

East Carlton

St Peter

Installation of alarm

£500

Pytchley

All Saints

Redecorate chancel

£500

Woodford Halse

St Mary the Virgin

Re-roof porch

£500

Litchborough

St Martin

Installation of alarm

£500

Tiffield

St John the Baptist

Installation of alarm

£500

Ecton

St Mary Magdalene

Installation of alarm

£500

Ashley

St Mary the Virgin

Installation of alarm

£500

Middleton Cheney Methodist Church

Installation of heating system in to renovated areas

£1500

Ecton

St Mary Magdalene

(a)   Replace boiler

(b)  Installation of alarm

£1500

Denton

St Margaret of Antioch

Removal of ceramic tiles /move font

£1500

Pattishall

Holy Cross

Installation of alarm

£500

Cosgrove

St Peter and St Paul

Installation of alarm

£500

Total

£11000

 
 

 

(B)  Pledges made

 

Church

Works

Amount

Clipston

All Saints

Roof repair and installation of alarm

£6000

 

Grafton Regis

St Mary the Virgin

 Replace lead on tower and porch roof. Replace rotten access ladders. Replace rain water chutes and runs

£5000

Weldon

St Mary the Virgin

Replacement of lead stolen from church roof and installation of an alarm

(a)£3000

(b)£500 for alarm

Lilbourne

All Saints

Replacement of lead stolen from church roof and installation of an alarm

(a)£3000

(b)£500 for alarm

Northampton

Christ Church

Repairs to south chapel roof and adjacent areas of chancel, south transept and south porch

£5000

Draughton

St Catherine

Urgent roof repairs

 

(a)£3000

(b)£500 for alarm

Draughton

St Catherine

Rewiring of church

£2000

Flore

All Saints

Chancel and north aisle roof repairs

£5000

Badby

St Mary

  • Improvement of churchyard and porch access
  • Create platform at rear of church
  • Move font
  • Replace electrical heating system

£3000

Quinton

St John the Baptist

Replacement of stonework on tower

£4000

Kilsby

St Faith

Tower repairs

£2000

Laxton

All Saints

Replace lead stolen from south aisle

£2000

Total

£44500

(C) Pledges paid

 

Church

Works

Amount

Kislingbury

St Luke

Replacement of stolen lead by tcs

£2500

Wollaston

St Mary

Installation of 2 toilets (1 for disabled people)

and servery – part of phase I re-ordering of west end

£2000

Harlestone

St Andrew

Installation of wc and servery

£4,000

Litchborough

St Martin

Installation of wc and servery

£3500

Great Houghton

St Mary the Blessed Virgin

Installation of wc and servery

£1500

All Saints Chancel

Barnwell

General works incl repairs to lead roof

£2500

Greatworth

St Peter

Repairs to chancel roof and rain water goods

£6000

Paulerspury

St James the Great

Replace failing south aisle roof with tcs

£2500

Harringworth

St John the Baptist

Installation of wc and servery

£1314

Weldon

St Mary the Virgin

Replacement of lead stolen from church roof and installation of an alarm

(a)£3000

(b)£500 for alarm

Total

£29314

 

(D) NCT Recommendations

 

Church

Works

Amount

Weldon

St Mary the Virgin

Replacement of lead stolen from church roof and installation of an alarm

£2500

Northampton

Christ Church

Repairs to south chapel roof and adjacent areas of chancel, south transept and south porch

£2500

Draughton

St Catherine

Urgent roof repairs

 

£2500

Flore

All Saints

Chancel and north aisle roof repairs

£2500

Grafton Regis

St Mary the Virgin

 Replace lead on tower and porch roof. Replace rotten access ladders. Replace rain water chutes and runs

£2500

Lilbourne

All Saints

Replacement of lead stolen from church roof and installation of an alarm

£2500

Total

£15000

 

Note : under a Partnership Agreement with the National Churches Trust, Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust may make recommendations to the National Churches Trust of churches which fall within the criteria specified in the Partnership Agreement and are worthy of consideration.

Summary

Grants made

£11000

Pledges made

£44500

Total Grants and Pledges made

£55500

Pledges paid

£29314

NCT recommendations

£15000

 
 
 
 
Grants, pledges and National Churches Trust (NCT)
recommendations made in 2015
 

(A) Grants made

 

 

Church

Works

Amount

Great Brington,             St Mary the Virgin

Repair south aisle roof

£2500

 

Barby, St Mary

Renewal of defective stone slab flooring

£1000

Orlingbury, St Mary

(see also pledges paid)

 (a) Recovering roof of Nave and North Transept

(b) Dry rot problem

 (a)£2000

 

(b)£2000

Aynho, St Michael

Repair and restore windows

£1000

Apethorpe, St Leonard

Repair to tower

£1500

Brafield on the Green,   St Laurence

Construction of mezzanine floor and staircase

£2000

Lamport, All Saints

Repair of tower panelling and redecoration

£2000

Kettering,       Rockingham Road Baptist

Repointing and generally restoring the front facade of the church

£1000

Lutton, St Peter

Installation of under pew heating

£500

Warkton, St Edmund

Restoration of monuments

£3000

Syresham,                    St James the Great

Conservation of font

£500

Stowe-IX-Churches,       St James

Re-roof nave and porch

£1500

Hartwell, St John the Baptist

Repairs to external stonework

£1500

Great Doddington URC

Replace 14 windows

£750

 

Welford, St Mary the Virgin

(a)-Replace stolen lead on south aisle and vestry

-Replace rainwater goods

(b)-Installation of alarm

(a)£2000

(b) £500 for alarm

 

Irthlingborough,            St Peter

Enlargement of kitchen

£1000

Apethorpe, St Leonard (2nd payment)

Church tower repairs

£1500

 

Stoke Doyle, St Rumbald

(a) install external lighting

(b) upgrade electrics

(c) replace stairs to bellchamber

(d)refurbish tower interior

£1500

Great Oakley,                St Michael and All Saints

Repair of stone wall at either side of churchyard path

£750

Loddington, St Leonard

Replacement of nave roof and renewal of rainwater goods

£1000

Easton-on-the-Hill,         All Saints

Removal of old boiler and repositioning of new boiler and flue

£750

 

Nassington

St Mary & All Saints

(2nd payment)

Replacement of bell frame and improvement of access to bell chamber

£750

Titchmarsh, St Mary the Virgin

Restoration of organ and ancillary stonework and window repairs

£1500

Kettering,       Rockingham Road Baptist  (2nd payment)

Repairs to windows

£750

Kings Cliffe,                  All Saints and St James

Installation of alarm

£750

Ravensthorpe, St Denys

Installation of alarm

£500

Harlestone, St Andrew

Installation of alarm

£500

 

Total

£36500

 

 

(B)  Pledges made

 

 

Church

Works

Amount

Stanwick, St Laurence

Replacement of heating system following re-ordering

£2000

Croughton, All Saints

- recover nave roof in lead and chancel roof in slate

- repairs to south porch

- repair to south aisle and tower

£3000

Greatworth, St Peter

Repairs to chancel roof and rain water goods

£6000

Paulerspury,                 St James the Great

Replace failing south aisle roof with tcs

£2500

Kislingbury, St Luke

Replacement of stolen lead by tcs

£2500

Church Stowe, St Michael

Internal redecoration

£1000

Litchborough

St Martin

Provision of toilet and alteration to servery

£3500

 

Aston-Le-Walls,             St Leonard

Tower stonework repairs and window repairs

£2500

 

Great Brington,             St Mary the Virgin

Replacement of lead stolen from chancel and sanctuary roof

(a)£1000

(b) £500 for alarm

 

Total

£24500

 

 

(C) Pledges paid

 

 

Church

Works

Amount

Orlingbury,  St Mary

Roof problem

£1000

Rushden, St Mary

Replacing lead on north porch

General Repairs post QI

£2500

 

Nassington, St Mary and All Saints

Chancel roof repairs after discovery of extensive wet rot

£5500

Wellingborough,            St Barnabas

Servery

£2000

 

Braunston (Daventry),  All Saints        

Replacement of lead valley roof gutters, repairs to roof and replacement of defective rainwater goods and repairs to high level stonework

£5000

 

Hinton-in-the Hedges, Most Holy Trinity

Repairs to chancel windows

£2000

 

Yelvertoft, All Saints

Minor re-ordering involving pew removal and ancillary works

£2000

Croughton, All Saints

- recover nave roof in lead and chancel roof in slate

- repairs to south porch

- repair to south aisle and tower

£3000

 

Total

£23000

 

(D) NCT Recommendations

 

 

Church

Works

Amount

Greatworth, St Peter

Repairs to chancel roof and rain water goods

£5000

Paulerspury,                  St James the Great

Replace failing south aisle roof with tcs

£5000

Aston-Le-Walls,             St Leonard

Tower stonework repairs and window repairs

£5000

 

Total

£15000

Note : under a Partnership Agreement with the National Churches Trust, Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust may make recommendations to the National Churches Trust of churches which fall within the criteria specified in the Partnership Agreement and are worthy of consideration.

20 December 2015

 

 
Grants made 2014

 

(A) Grants made

 

 

Church

Works 

Amount

Newbottle 

St James

Re-slating porch roof and re-pointing south wall

£850

Kislingbury 

St Luke

Repair of weathervane

£1,000

Ringstead

St Mary

Phase I -Work on floor – tiling and levelling

£1,000

Abthorpe

St John the Baptist

Restoration of church path, provn of electricity 

for lantern at gate and renovation of gates

£750

Wellingborough

All Hallows

Internal and external alarm system

£750

Great Doddington

URC

Urgent mortar repointing to gable end wall of chapel

£750

Ringstead

St Mary

Phase II – toilet and servery

£4,000

Marston Trussell

St Nicholas

General works of repair and redecoration incl retiling of north porch and replacement of rotten lintel beam in chancel following ins claim in relation to two lead thefts

£2000

Creaton  URC

New roof

£1500

Barby

St Mary

Electrical work

£1000

Slapton

St Botolph

General internal repairs espec to timbers involving ptrotection of wall paintings

£500

Litchborough Baptist Church

Replacement of windows in Sunday School hall attached to church

£1000

 

Total

£15,100

 

 

(B)  Pledges made

 

 

Church

Works 

Amount

Nassington

St Mary and 

All Saints

Chancel roof repairs after discovery of extensive wet rot

£5,500

Harlestone

St Andrew

Installation of wc and servery

£4,000

Braunston (Daventry)

All Saints

Replacement of lead valley roof gutters, repairs to roof and replacement of defective rainwater goods and repairs to high level stonework

£5000

 

Harringworth

St John the Baptist

Re-ordering vestry to create disabled toilet and servery

£4000

 

Staverton

St Mary the Virgin

Installation of disabled toilet

£4000

 

Rushden

St Mary

Replacing lead on north porch

General Repairs post QI

£2500

 

Wollaston

St Mary

Installation of 2 toilets (1 for disabled people) 

and servery – part of phase I re-ordering of west end

£2000

Hinton-in-the Hedges

Most Holy Trinity

Repairs to chancel windows

£2000

 

Yelvertoft

All Saints

Minor re-ordering involving pew removal and ancillary works

£2000

Wellingborough

St Barnabas

Servery

£2000

 

Fotheringhay

St Mary and  All Saints

(a) urgent structural repairs

(b) installation of wc, servery and disabled ramp and improvement to electrical and heating systems

£5000

 

Total

£38000

 

(C) Pledges paid

 

 

All Saints

Naseby

Repairs to spire and roof

£1500

 

Total

£1500

 

 

(C) NCT Recommendations

 

 

Church

Works 

Amount

Nassington

St Mary and  All Saints

Chancel roof repairs after discovery of extensive wet rot

£5,000

Marston Trussell

St Nicholas

General works of repair and redecoration incl retiling of north porch and replacement of rotten lintel beam in chancel following ins claim in relation to two lead thefts

£2500

Hinton-in-the Hedges

Most Holy Trinity

Repairs to chancel windows

£2500

 

 

Total

£10,000

 

 

Note : under a Partnership Agreement with the National Churches Trust, Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust may make recommendations to the National Churches Trust of churches which fall within the criteria specified in the Partnership Agreement and are worthy of consideration.

 

Summary

Grants made

£15100

Pledges made

£38000

Total Grants and Pledges made

£53100

Pledges paid

£1500

NCT recommendations

£10000

 

 

12 January 2015

 

 
 
 
Grants awarded by the Trust in 2013

 

St Mary the Virgin, Maidwell, £1000: WC and servery and update of wiring.

St Andrew, Spratton, £1000: Internal reordering.

St Leonard, Loddington ,£2000: Replacement of vestry and south aisle roof and repairs to stonework following lead theft.

Holy Cross, Milton Malsor, £2500: (a) replacement of lead roof with terne coated steel following two lead thefts;(b) installation of alarm.

Holy Cross, Byfield, £5000: Repairs to spire.

All Saints, Little Billing, £3000: Disabled toilet in new extension and servery in church.

St Leonards, Aston Le Walls, £7000: Nave and west porch roof repairs.

St Peter and St Paul, Watford, £2500: Stabilisation and repair of tower and work on mullions.

St Leonard, Glapthorne, £2000: Internal wall redecoration.

St Mary the Virgin, Southwick, £5000: Repairs to stonework, re-leading windows and improving rainwater drainage.

St Andrew, Harlestone, £500: Repair lychgate.

St Peter and St Paul, Weedon Bec, £4000: Renewal of defective guttering to vestry roof and improvements to rainwater disposal.

Baptist Church, Ringstead, £1000: Treatment of dampness.

Baptist Church, Gretton, £1000: New kitchen and door.

St Peter and St Paul, Easton Maudit, £5000: General repairs incl. repairs to stonework, glazing, work on rainwater goods.

St Mary the Virgin, Culworth, £500: Replacement of stolen lead on roof by Welsh slate.

Holy Sepulchre, Northampton, £2000: Updating heating system incl new piping, boiler and radiators.

Total £45,000

 

Pledges made by the Trust in 2013

None

 

Recommendations made by the Trust in 2013

St Mary the Virgin, Southwick, £5000: Repairs to stonework, re-leading windows and improving rainwater drainage.

St Peter and St Paul, Easton Maudit, £5000: General repairs incl. repairs to stonework, glazing, work on rainwater goods.

Total £10,000

Note : under a Partnership Agreement with the National Churches Trust, Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust may make recommendations to the National Churches Trust of churches which fall within the criteria specified in the Patnership Agreement and are worthy of consideration.

 

Grants awarded by the Trust in 2012

St Peter, Lowick, £1500: Heating system.

St Peter, Newton Bromswold, £1000: Pew heating system.

St George The Martyr, Wootton, £500: Lead and plaster repairs.

St Matthew, Northampton, £10000: Repairs to stonework.

St Peter & St Paul, Scaldwell, £3000: Stonework and assorted external and internal works.

St Andrew, Old, £3000: Re-slating vestry roof and assorted other works.

St James the Great, Paulerspury, £2500: General repairs – roofs, tower, windows etc. 

St Mary, Warkworth, £5000: Roof repair after lead theft.

St Margaret, Alderton, £1500: Woodpanelling and replastering work.

St Mary the Virgin, Wilby, £1000: WC disabled access and servery.

Total: £29,000


Pledges made in 2012

St Mary the Virgin, Grafton Regis, £1000: Internal re-decoration.
   
All Saints, Mears Ashby,£1500: Disabled toilet and servery.

St Peter, Raunds, £10000: Major repairs including underpinning.

Total: £12,500



 


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