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Church of St. Martin, Ellisfield

Description: Church of St. Martin

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 April 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 138592

OS Grid Reference: SU6386645892
OS Grid Coordinates: 463866, 145892
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2087, -1.0871

Location: Church Lane, Ellisfield, Hampshire RG25 2QR

Locality: Ellisfield
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG25 2QR

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Listing Text

26.4.57 Church of St Martin


Originally C13, but a full restoration of 1870 masks the early structure; a tower was
added in 1884. Red tile roof. Flint walling with stone dressings; filled lancet on
the south side of the chancel, small lancet at the east end of the nave on the north
side, otherwise restoration features (stepped buttresses and windows). Tower of 3
stages, with crenellated parapet, bands, plinth, diagonal stepped buttresses. Within,
there are stone brackets (for statues) and the east wall, a cill of a piscina, a plain
octagonal C13 font with C17 wood cover, C17 furniture, anointed Royal Coat of Arms of
George III, and floor slabs in the nave of dates around 1700. Arch-braced timber roof,
and a small door opening which is probably Norman. There is a brick south porch (now a

Listing NGR: SU6392445914

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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