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Church of St James, Wonston

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 145221

OS Grid Reference: SU4811739638
OS Grid Coordinates: 448117, 139638
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1540, -1.3134

Location: Hunton Lane, Wonston, Hampshire SO21 3PS

Locality: Wonston
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 3PS

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Listing Text

5.12.55 Church of St James

Church. C13 rebuilt C18 & 1865. Rubble flint with stone dressings and brick,
roof plain tiled. Small chancel and nave with squat crennelated West tower.
All the windows are C19 Perpendicular. The C18 chequered brick south nave wall
has a brick porch and door with brick jambs, but earlier pointed stone head
with hollow chamfer. Inside is a small C15 piscina and the plastered chancel
arch is 4-centred and springs from the side walls. In the nave is a mutilated
C15 tomb and frieze of small panels with quatrefoils, foliage, and IHS mono-
gram, possibly a cresting, said to be that of Prior Hunton of Winchester.
Church mentioned as chapel to Crawley parish in 1291. VCH; Vol 3; p.403-413.

Listing NGR: SP5858332658

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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