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Description: Parish Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 21 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 202001
OS Grid Reference: TQ1531687452
OS Grid Coordinates: 515316, 187452
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5742, -0.3374
Parish Church of St Mary
TQ 1587 SW 16/1 21.9.51
C12 and later. Much restored in 1846. Lower part of roughcast. West tower is
Norman, including portal with plain tympanum. Lead spire. C13 chancel with
lancet windows. C13 nave with 5-bay arcade on low round piers. Transepts probably
somewhat later. Clerestory and flat-pitched timber roof C15. Stained glass by
Kempe and Tower; in east window by Comper (1908). Norman font. Pulpit circa 1675.
Several good brasses. Effigies to W Gerard (d 1607) and wife. Wall monument to
Lyon by Flaxman (1815). Prominent landmark.
Marble Monument in north aisle to Lord North by Hopper (1831).
Monuments also to James Edwards by Peter Turnerelli (1816), to Joseph Drury by
Richard Westmacott the younger (1835) and to Thomas Graham by Peter Scheemakers (1733).
Listing NGR: TQ1532687452
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Source: English Heritage
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