List entry

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: 1124855

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireChilternDistrict AuthorityAmersham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 22-Dec-1958

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44744

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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. AMERSHAM CHURCH STREET 5134 (east side)

Church of St Mary

SU 9597 SE 7/37 22.12.58

I

2. C13, enlarged C14 with C15 south porch and tower which has prominent octagonal stair turret with spirelets. restored and enlarged 1890 when the exterior was refaced in knapped flint with ashlar limestone dressings. C17 Drake chapel on north side. Fine series of monuments from C15 brasses to C17, C18 and C19. Sculptural pieces, many to Drake family.

(RCHM I p 1 MON 1)

Listing NGR: SU9580797379

Selected Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire Volume One South, (1912)

National Grid Reference: SU 95806 97380

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