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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 ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1125180

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, CHURCH SQUARE

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

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireWycombeDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 09-Jan-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 45992

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

818/2/24 CHURCH SQUARE 09-JAN-54 CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

GV I

1. 963 CHURCH SQUARE Church of All Saints

SU 8693 SE 2/24 9.1.54 I GV

2. Originally Norman, rebuilt 1273, heightened and altered C15. The tower, originally over the crossing, was rebuilt at the west end circa 1521-35 under supervision of a certain Roland Messenger; cornice, parapet and pinnacles added circa 1755 by Henry Keene. Restored by G E Street, 1873-5, and by J 01drid Scott 1889-9. Impressive architectural wall, monument in north chapel to lst Earl of Shelburne, 1754 by Scheemakers. Other monuments include one to Sophia Countess of Shelburne, 1771 by Agostino Carlini in south chapel, Shrimpton monument by Westmacott, 1784. The church is long with slender pillars to arcades of lofty nave. South porch of circa 1275.

Church of All Saints, Churchyard Gates together with No 2, The Antelope Public House, No 5 and No 6 form a group with Nos 1 to 3 (consec) High Street.

Listing NGR: SU8657393084

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National Grid Reference: SU 86564 93084

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