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Church of St Helen and St Giles, Havering

Description: Church of St Helen and St Giles

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 201549

OS Grid Reference: TQ5208382208
OS Grid Coordinates: 552083, 182208
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5183, 0.1906

Location: Upminster Rd S, Romford, Greater London RM13 9YW

Locality: Havering
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: RM13 9YW

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Listing Text

Church of St Helen
and St Giles
TQ 5282/5382 6/1 7.1.55
Circa 1170, a remarkably complete and unaltered Norman church, consisting
of nave with aisles, chancel and west tower. Later features include clerestory
windows of the C18. The chancel has a C15 crown-post roof of 2 bays. An
unusual feature of this church is a mediaeval scratch-drawing of a ship on
the wall of the rood-loft staircase. (RCHM).

Listing NGR: TQ5208682209

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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