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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: THE PRIORY CHURCH OF ST MARY AND ST BLAIZE

List entry Number: 1230005

Location

THE PRIORY CHURCH OF ST MARY AND ST BLAIZE, CHURCH LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
West SussexChichesterDistrict AuthorityBoxgrove

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1958

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 300674

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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

BOXGROVE CHURCH LANE SU 90 NW 14/32 The Priory Church of St Mary & St Blaize 5.6.58 - I

Founded about 1117. Built of flint with stone rubble dressings. Tiled roof. Of the cruciform church there survives the chancel with aisles, the central tower, the north and south transepts, the easernmost bay of the nave and the south porch. Most of this is from the original C12 building, but the chancel is C13. Flying buttresses. The porch is C14. The main part of the nave was demolished in the C18. At the north west corner of the north transept are the remains of three round-headed C12 arches of the former cloister of the Priory. Perpendicular font and De la Warn Chantry c.1526. [One of the finest medieval churches in Sussex.]

Listing NGR: SU9082207503

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National Grid Reference: SU 90826 07506

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