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Church of St Mary the Virgin, Harlow

Description: Church of St Mary the Virgin

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 119469

OS Grid Reference: TL4323908906
OS Grid Coordinates: 543239, 208906
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7605, 0.0741

Location: 154 Church End, Harlow, Essex CM19 5PF

Locality: Harlow
Local Authority: Harlow District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM19 5PF

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Listing Text

Church of St Mary
the Virgin
TL 40 NW 3/10 5.7.50

Mainly C15 church with plastered elevations. Nave, west tower, chancel,
south porch and 2 east transepts. South door of C13 style with 2 square
headed windows of 4 lights with a transom-hood moulded. C17 red brick
south transept with an 8-light cinquefoiled hood moulded south window.
North transept has a quatre- foiled and reticulated 3 light window - restored
west tower with plinth and 2 off-sets, all of moulded stone, embattled
parapet and short spire with vane. Plain rectangular south window on first
stage and 2 light belfry trefoiled windows. Nave and chancel under continuous
roof having some early components. Font: octagonal, stem and bowl C15.
Some armorial glass. Some oaken poppy-head benches in nave. (RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TL4323908906

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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