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Church of St Nicholas, Longparish

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: I
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 139687

OS Grid Reference: SU4257043907
OS Grid Coordinates: 442570, 143907
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1928, -1.3922

Location: B3048, Longparish, Hampshire SP11 6PA

Locality: Longparish
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 6PA

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Listing Text

4/55 Church of St. Nicholas


Parish church. Circa 1200, C13, C15, C18, restored 1857. Nave of
C 1200, having 4 bays with aisles, C13 chancel with Victorian north
vestry, slightly-inset C15 west tower, Victorian south porch, with
a north 'transept' opposite (accommodating the organ). Tile roof,
extending at a flatter slope over the aisles. Walls of mixed flint
and stone rubble, with stone dressings; buttresses, plinth: small
lancets to the chancel, the other windows being of the restoration
period, with triple lancets below an ogee arch (to the nave) and
traceried windows to the east and west ends. The tower has 3 stages,
with massive diagonal buttresses, the walls being chequered flint and
stone. The small south porch is timber-framed. Within, the
Transitional arcade rests on cylindrical columns, there is a pillar
piscina, a C18 font with an oval basin resting on a square baluster, and
several wall monuments.

Listing NGR: SU4245443931

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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