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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 NICHOLAS

List entry Number: 1368901

Location

CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireSouth OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityChinnor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jul-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249052

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History

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Details

CHINNOR EMMINGTON SP7402 9/38 Church of St. Nicholas 18/07/63

GV II*

Church. C14 tower; chancel and nave partly rebuilt c.1874 by Charles Buckeridge and J.L. Pearson. Squared stone plinth; coursed stone rubble; old plain-tile roofs. 4-bay nave, 2-bay chancel, and west tower. 2-centre arched doorway to centre of nave with moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets with flat heads to left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. East end: Y-tracery window. Rear: 2-centre arched doorway to centre of nave with moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets with flat heads to left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. Tower has angle buttresses and louvred lancet opening with flat head to each side, saddleback roof. Interior: braced collar truss roof to chancel; C19 kingpost roof to nave; C19 carved wood reredos, stone piscina and sedilia, and encaustic tile floor to chancel. C14 two-centred chancel arch on half-octagonal columns. Piscina to right. C19 pulpit to left. C14 round stone font on shaped plinth. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.592).

Listing NGR: SP7423002370

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 592

National Grid Reference: SP 74230 02370

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