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Church of St Mary, Corringham

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 8 February 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 119636

OS Grid Reference: TQ7098683289
OS Grid Coordinates: 570986, 183289
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5226, 0.4633

Location: 8 Church Road, Thurrock SS17 9AP

Locality: Corringham
County: Thurrock
Country: England
Postcode: SS17 9AP

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Listing Text

Church of St Mary
TQ 78 SW 7/25 8.2.60


Late C11 west tower, nave, chancel, C11 and C14 north aisle and north chapel.
Ragstone rubble and flint, with Reigate and limestone dressings. Roofs are
plain tiled. West tower is of 3 stages with a pyramid roof. Tower arch
is of one plain arch with chamfered imposts. Keystone on the east side is
carved with a small head. The north, south and west walls have windows renewed
externally but retaining original features internally. Blind arcading in
2 upper tiers, with semi-circular arches. Nave has early C14 north arcade,
with 2 centred arches of 2 chamfered orders. Octagonal columns with moulded
capitals and bases and responds have attached half columns. South wall
has 2 C19 windows and late C14 south doorway. Chancel has C19 east window.
North wall has an early C14 arch, 2 centred, of 2 chamfered arches, and
a C14 window of 2 trefoiled ogee lights with tracery in a 2 centred head.
Lower part of south wall is possibly pre-conquest. South wall has 2 windows,
one C14 and one C15. Chancel arch is C19. North aisle has C14 window in
north wall and C19 doorway, also C14 north doorway with 2 centred arch.
North chapel has C14 east window, with 3 trefoiled ogee lights and modern
tracery. North wall has C14 window. C14 west arch is 2 centred with 2 chamfered
orders. Vestry C19. South porch is also C19. Wall plate of north aisle
has crenekkated and is hollow moulded, presumably of the C14. 1843 restoration
by Gilbert Scott. (RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TQ7098683289

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Source: English Heritage

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