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The Parish Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Graffham, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9428 / 50°56'34"N

Longitude: -0.6795 / 0°40'46"W

OS Eastings: 492869

OS Northings: 116756

OS Grid: SU928167

Mapcode National: GBR FGW.WHQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 96GM.926

Entry Name: The Parish Church of St Giles

Location: Graffham, Chichester, West Sussex, GU28

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Parish: Graffham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Listing Date: 18 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 301782

Source ID: 1276882

Listing Text


SU 91 NW GRAFFHAM THE STREET
18/8 The Parish Church of
18.6.59 St Giles

II
Chancel with vestry to north and south chapel, nave with aisles and west tower
with broached shingled spire. The two westernmost arches of the nave arcade are
C12. The remainder of the church was rebuilt in 1875 in memory of Bishop Samuel
Wilberforce, Bishop of Winchester, who lived at Lavington Park in the adjoining
parish of East Lavington from 1845-73. Architect G E Street. The tower was added
in 1887. Bishop Wilberforce's brother-in-law, Archdeacon (afterwards Cardinal)
Henry Edward Manning was Rector of this parish jointly with East Lavington from
1833-51.


Listing NGR: SU9286916756

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