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Church of St Thomas a Becket, Basingstoke

Description: Church of St Thomas a Becket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 137903

OS Grid Reference: SU6006851794
OS Grid Coordinates: 460068, 151794
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2622, -1.1405

Location: Church Lane, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG23 8PX

Locality: Basingstoke
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG23 8PX

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Listing Text


Church of St Thomas A
3.5.49 Becket

- II

1848. Gothic (C14 style) building with a nave and chancel, having on the north
side an aisle and vestry. Steep red tile roofing with scalloped bands, west end
belfrey of a shingled broach spire on a shingled square base. Walling of flint
with stone dressings, corner buttresses, 2-light traceried windows beneath hood-
moulds, plinth. A south porch has a pointed arch beneath a gable, The interior
contains a chancel arch, ogee arch to hsledili,a, octagonal pulpit and font. Wall
tomb slabs dated 1815, 1833, 1842 indicate the church is a replacement in a
medieval site.

Listing NGR: SU6012251855

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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