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Church of St Margaret, Harpsden

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 247096

OS Grid Reference: SU7633880912
OS Grid Coordinates: 476338, 180912
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5220, -0.9011

Location: Harpsden Way, Harpsden, Oxfordshire RG9 4AT

Locality: Harpsden
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG9 4AT

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Listing Text

7/75 Church of St. Margaret
- II
Church. C12 with C14 windows. In 1848 Benjamin Ferrey lengthened the nave
and added the north tower and aisle. Henry Woodyer restored the chancel
in 1879. C20 school to south. Flint with stone dressing and windows; plain
tile roof. Nave and chancel with north aisle and tower. Early English style.
4-bay nave. Timber frame gabled porch with plain tile roof and C19 studded
door to left. 3-light Perpendicular window and trefoil-headed lancet to left.
Tower of 2 stages: single lancet to first stage; 2-light Early English louvred
opening to 2nd stage; plain parapet to pyramidal tiled roof with weather vane.
2-light and 3-light lancets to left of tower. Studded plank door to vestry
with 2-centred head. East window to chancel of intersecting tracery. South:
Four C19 Early English windows to nave, two Early English windows to chancel.
C12 round-headed doorway to nave. C20 school building attached to nave.
Interior: Romanesque font, round, with fluted decoration and cable-moulding.
Reset medieval brasses. C18 queen-post roof to nave.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.634).

Listing NGR: SU7633880912

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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