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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: PARISH CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1220252

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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

County District District Type Parish
West BerkshireUnitary AuthorityEnborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 394011

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History

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Details

SU 46NW ENBORNE ENBORNE

6/23 Parish Church Of 4. 6 7 St.Michael - I

Church. C12, C13 and C15. Partially restored in 1878-9 and l885. Generally restored and re-built in 1893. Flint, with brick and tile lacing courses, and stone dressings. Tiled roof with half hip to west and catslides over aisles. Nave with bellcote, north and south aisles, north porch and C13 chancel. West end of nave with central doorway and hood mould. String course and triple lancets, under one hood mould, above. Buttresses to right and left with one light windows at west ends of aisles. Stack above buttress to right. Timber belfry on ridge above with pyrimidal cap and weathervane. South aisle with central re-set C12 doorway. 2 sundials in east jambs. Re-set head of possibly C12 window or piscina above. 2 square headed windows, consisting of 3 cusped ogee lights, to right and left with gables above. 2 light window at east end with cusped heads. North aisle with square headed door to west and gabled timber porch. 2 gables to east with paired lancets beneath. 2-light window to east with cusped heads. Chancel with 2 C13 lancets on north and south sides. Diagonal brick buttresses at east end with east window of 3 light and depressed arch under square head with hood mould. Interior. C12 nave arcades to north and south of 3 bays. Squat piers, square to west and round to east. Half round piers on east and west walls. Square abacai with scalloped and fluted capitals. Capitals with stylized leaves on round piers. Bases with spurs. North aisle with old bench, and C12 font and arcaded round tub, to west. Chancel arch of 1893 with C12 imposts. Shafted lancets in chancel above continuous string; trefoiled double piscina in south wall. Painting of the Annunciation at east end of north wall.All other fittings C19. All roofs C19. V.C.H.Vol.4. PP.172-174. B.O.E.Berkshire.p.l36.

Listing NGR: SU4358165772

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Berkshire - Date: 1975 - Page References: 136
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Ditchfield, P H and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire - Date: 1924 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 172-174

National Grid Reference: SU 43585 65773

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