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Church of St Mary, Monxton

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 140538

OS Grid Reference: SU3128744572
OS Grid Coordinates: 431287, 144572
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1995, -1.5536

Location: Monxton, Hampshire SP11 8AH

Locality: Monxton
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 8AH

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Listing Text


9/8 Church of St Mary


Parish church. Of Norman origin, rebuilt 1854 by Woodyer. Flint and tile.
Aisleless nave and chancel, with vestry north of the chancel, and a south
porch. Plain roof, cast-iron rainwater- leads dated 1852. At the west end is
a belfry, with a small broach spire and bell-stage clad in shingles, supported
on the west wall and 2 massive stepped buttresses. Flint walls with stone
dressings: buttresses at the east end of the nave, cill band round the chancel:
windows are coupled lights with plate tracery, some cusped lancets, and a
traceried 3-light east window. The porch is timber-framed on a low base wall,
with cusped openings above panels, and ornamental gabled framework. The
interior is entirely Victorian, except for the responds (c 1200) supporting the
chancel arch. On the north side of the nave, at its east end, are 2 small
wall-brasses, of 1599 and 1662.

Listing NGR: SU3119844509

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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