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Church of St Thomas the Martyr, Oxford

Description: Church of St Thomas the Martyr

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245883

OS Grid Reference: SP5059906155
OS Grid Coordinates: 450599, 206155
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7518, -1.2684

Location: Becket Street, Oxford OX1 1PP

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 1PP

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Listing Text

(West End)
Church of St Thomas
the Martyr
SP 5006 SE 7/123 12.1.54.
Parish church (RCHM 39). Chancel Late C12 in origin. In C15-C16 nave was
mainly rebuilt and extended to West, with West tower (restored 1936) and
North Chapel added. South porch 1621. South wall of nave rebuilt, chancel
arch removed and walls raised, 1826 by Evans, "surveyed" by W Fisher. North
chapel removed and North aisle with its arcade built, and chancel arch rebuilt,
1846 by J P Harrison, architect, Vestry 1898, by C B Hutchinson, architect.
Fittings include glass by O'Connor (1866) and work by Butterfield and Street.
Important for connections with the early history of the Oxford Movement
through the Vicar from 1842-92 Canon Chamberlain.

Listing NGR: SP5059906155

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Source: English Heritage

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