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Church of St Peter, Liss

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 March 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 143205

OS Grid Reference: SU7705128679
OS Grid Coordinates: 477051, 128679
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0523, -0.9021

Location: 4 Church Street, South Downs National Park GU33 6JY

Locality: Liss
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: GU33 6JY

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Listing Text

SU 72 NE
West Liss
Church of St Peter

Parish church. C13, C14, C15, C17 and restoration of 1864. C13 chancel
(restored) with a small north vestry, C13 nave of 3 bays with a south aisle,
south porch (1639) and C13 west tower. Walls of ironstone with stone
dressings; quoins;'stepped buttresses to the nave, lancets, 2 Perpendicular
windows to the nave, a mullion and transom C17 window at the west end of
the aisle, triple lancets to the east of the chancel (c19) and the aisle
(C16), brick porch in Flemish bond. Tile roof. The tower has a bell stage
and broach spire,, all shingled. Interior: octagonal columns with moulded
caps, classical wall monuments of 1732, 1762, 1764, 1770, 1776, 1777 and
1839, Victorian Perpendicular font. The gable to the porch has painted
lettering, commemorating its gift by Henry James, 1639.

Listing NGR: SU7712828438

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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