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Church of St Leonard, Worldham

Description: Church of St Leonard

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 143056

OS Grid Reference: SU7429736105
OS Grid Coordinates: 474297, 136105
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1194, -0.9398

Location: Worldham, Hampshire GU34 3BL

Locality: Worldham
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: GU34 3BL

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There is also a scheduled monument, Medieval Settlement at Hartley Mauditt, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

SU 73 NW
1/14 Church of St Leonard
(Formerly listed as
31.7.63 Hartley Mauditt Church)


Parish church. Early and late C12, c1300 and late C19. Rendered walls and
tiled roof. Norman nave, Early English chancel, with Victorian north vestry,
south porch, and west wall. Plain exterior, with some small Norman windows,
some lancets, a coupled Perpendicular window, and Victorian windows to nave
and east end. At the west gable, a tall lancet on either side of a central
stepped buttress, which supports a stone octagonal base to a wood bell turret
with shingled spire. The south door is c1200, of 2 recessed orders, with
cushion caps to the shafts, outer dog tooth moulding, enclosing ornament of
horse shoe pattern, with a deeply-moulded inner arch. Interior: the nave is
plain, ending in a Normal chancel arch, and there is an octagonal C15 font.
The small chancel has several notable wall monuments, of the late C17.

Listing NGR: SU7423836436

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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