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Church of St Anne, Epwell

Description: Church of St Anne

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244568

OS Grid Reference: SP3529240473
OS Grid Coordinates: 435292, 240473
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0615, -1.4866

Location: Birds Lane, Epwell, Oxfordshire OX15 6LD

Locality: Epwell
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6LD

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Listing Text

SP 3540
12/12 Church of St. Anne
Church. C13 with C14 alterations and repairs in 1425-6 and 1857. Coursed
ironstone rubble and regular coursed ironstone rubble. Nave has low pitch slate
roof, chancel has lead roof. Chancel, nave, south aisle, south west tower and
porch. 4-window range. Chancel has a 3-light Decorated east window with
trefoiled head, single and 2-light lancets on south and single and 2-light
Decorated windows on north. Priest's doorway on south with segmental pointed
head and plank door. Nave has a blocked, pointed arched doorway on north flanked
by 2-light Perpendicular windows with square heads. West end has a 3-light
window with Intersecting tracery. South-west tower of 3 stages forms entrance
porch, with pointed, arched doorway with headstops. Plank door. 2-light lancets
and sundial. Crenellated parapet. Chancel roof restored in 1981 by G.F-Lawson.
C19 nave and south aisle roofs. Decorated 2-bay south aisle arcade of 2
chamfered orders, the third bay of the arcade remains to the head of the inner
doorway. Decorated piscina in south aisle. C14 octagonal font on round base.
Early C18 pulpit. C19 reading desk, benches and altar rail.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p595; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p255)

Listing NGR: SP3529240473

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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