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Church of St Mary, Wheatley

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246960

OS Grid Reference: SP5969605790
OS Grid Coordinates: 459696, 205790
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7476, -1.1367

Location: Church Road, Wheatley, Oxfordshire OX33 1NB

Locality: Wheatley
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1NB

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Listing Text

In the entry for;

(north side)

7/193 Church of St Mary

the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star)


SP5905 (North side)
7/193 Church of St. Mary


Church. 1855-7 by G.E. Street. Coursed squared limestone rubble with ashlar
dressings; plain-tile roof. 3-bay aisled nave, chancel with 2-bay north aisle,
west tower and south porch. C13 style. Chancel and aisles have grouped lancets
separated by buttresses with cusped circular windows over the lancets at the
ends of the south aisle. South porch, built 1887, has an outer arch in Decorated
style. West tower, completed by Street in 1868, has a broach spire with tall
2-light belfry openings in the gables and lucarnes on the angles. West doorway
of 3 chamfered orders below a 3-light window with plate tracery. Interior: Very
plain with arch-braced collar-truss roofs, except chancel which has a wagon roof
and carved capitals to aisle and east window. Stained glass of 1875 in east
widow. C19 fittings.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p,115; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire,

Listing NGR: SP5969605790

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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