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Church of St Mary Magdalene, West Tisted

Description: Church of St Mary Magdalene

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 143042

OS Grid Reference: SU6501929211
OS Grid Coordinates: 465019, 129211
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0586, -1.0736

Location: Green Lane, West Tisted, Hampshire SO24 0HJ

Locality: West Tisted
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO24 0HJ

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Listing Text


9/1 Church of St Mary Magdalene
The item shall be amended to read:

Church of St Mary Magdalene


SU 62 NE
Church of St Mary Magdalene

Parish church. C11, C13, C14, C15, 1750 and 1848. Flint walls and tiled roof.
Single-cell early Norman church, extended eastwards in 1848, to form a new
chancel and a small north vestry. South porch of 1750, and western bell turret
above a timber frame. Plain tile roof, the bell turret with a pyramid roof
and boarded sides. The walls are of flint with stone dressings, indicating a
small westward extension which has a C14 west window of 2 cusped lights below
a quatrefoil, on the north side a Norman door (now filled) and a cusped lancet
(C13), a small early Norman window (filled) west of the south porch and a coupled
perpendicular window east of the porch. The Victorian chancel follows the style,
with 2 coupled lights on the south side and a 3-light perpendicular east window.
The porch is of brickwork, with a gable, cambered arch, and a plaque inscribed
'The Gift of Magdalen College 1750'; within, is a plain Gothic doorway (C13) with
a stoop in the jamb. Interior: plain, with C15 piscina, having a trefoil arch
and a credence (now in the nave), a plain circular font, a Jacobean altar table,
panelled sanctuary, cambered tie-beams (some with king posts), and a brass
chandelier. There are some modest wall monuments, of the late Cl7 and the C18.

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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