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Church of St Mary, Bulphan

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 8 February 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 119635

OS Grid Reference: TQ6367885834
OS Grid Coordinates: 563678, 185834
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5477, 0.3592

Location: Fen Lane, Thurrock RM14 3TU

Locality: Bulphan
County: Thurrock
Country: England
Postcode: RM14 3TU

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Listing Text

Church of St Mary
TQ 68 NW 1/7 8.2.60


Late C15 with extensive C19 rebuilding. Limestone and flint rubble, C19
brick and timber framing. C15 nave, largely rebuilt has 2 late C15 windows
re-set in north wall each with 2 cinquefoiled lights in square heads. C15
south doorway with hollow chamfered jambs 4 centred head and moulded label.
C15 chancel has C19 east window, and C15 window in north wall, of 2 trefoiled
lights in a square head. Similar window in south wall. C15 belfry within
C19 timber framed and plastered walls. Original main structure remains with
arched shores, arch braces,and saltire bracing. Three bays in height, it
was formerly capped by a spire. C15 south porch has entrance with moulded
jambs and 4 centred head, with carved spandrels. Moulded tie beam and cusped
bargeboards. Side windows have 4 centred heads, traceried spandrels, and
moulded mullions. Roof is king post and moulded ridge beam with curved braces.
(RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TQ6367885834

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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