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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1047319

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH WAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireOxfordDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 245391

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History

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Details



612/15/78 CHURCH WAY 12-JAN-54 (West side) CHURCH OF ST MARY

GV I

Parish church. (RCHM 44). Built 1175-1182 with nave, central tower and chancel. In C13 chancel was extended two bays to East with buttressing and some new windows in chancel towards the end of the century; chanel restored 1858. In late C15 new windows inserted in nave and tower. In C17 parapets on South and on tower were built. The West gable was restored in 1823 and in it the present round window was inserted in 1860. The church was restored generally in 1844. The Romanesque detail is notable. Norman font. The churchyard has many tombs and a very fine chestnut tree in road opposite entrance gate, also one of the largest and oldest yew trees in England at the rear of the Church.

Church Cottage, Church of St Mary, No 122 (Court House) with Rectory, Mill Lane form a group.



Listing NGR: SP5271903458

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National Grid Reference: SP 52714 03456

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