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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 MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1117644

Location

CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, STANWELL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Windsor and MaidenheadUnitary AuthorityHorton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1955

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 40696

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5130 HORTON STANWELL ROAD (south side) Church of St Michael TQ 07 NW 2/6 23.9.55

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2. Parish Church. C12 three-bay nave, church walls, fine ornamented Norman north doorway. C15 north transept and late C16 tower of flint, some early brick, and dressed stone quoins. 1875-76 restoration of chancel, south aisle and vestry. Nave roof has chamfered crown posts traced two ways on to collar purlins. Simple C12 font with large twisted edge roll, modern base. Traces of early decoration remain on soffite of west nave arch. East of arches south arcade, a flight of stone steps entered through a two centred arched doorway, leading to former rood-loft spanning chancel arch. Piscina on right hand of altar to Lady Chapel. Stained glass 1882 by Kemp. Monuments: Chancel - ledger stone to Sarah Milton mother of the poet, 1637. North wall cartouche, swags and escutcheon to Robert Narmey 1734. Perener, VCH 111 p.284. RCHM p.206-8.

Listing NGR: TQ0147275818

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Berkshire - Date: 1966
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Ditchfield, P H and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire - Date: 1906 - Page References: 284

National Grid Reference: TQ 01474 75821

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