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Church of St Peter and St Paul, Shiplake

Description: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247174

OS Grid Reference: SU7674678248
OS Grid Coordinates: 476746, 178248
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4980, -0.8958

Location: Church Lane, Shiplake, Oxfordshire RG9 4BN

Locality: Shiplake
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG9 4BN

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Listing Text

10/152 Church of St. Peter and
St. Paul
Church. C13 with C15 alterations and restoration 1869 by G.E. Street.
Flint with stone dressings; plain tile roof. Aisled 4 bay Nave, 2 bay Chancel
and West tower. Early English style. Studded C19 door with timber-framed
porch on stone base, with gabled tiled roof. C19 lancet window to left,
buttress to end. C19 lancet to right, buttress, C19 paired lancet under
common 2-arched hood, buttress to right end. Chancel: Two C19 two-light
lancets with trefoil heads. Buttress between windows and to east end. East
windows of south aisle, chancel and north aisle, are of 3 lancets. Rear;
C19 vestry to left with 2-light mullioned window to left and plank door to
right. North aisle has three 3-light lancets. Tower to right, of 3 floors;
2 centred arched door to ground floor, single window to first floor, bar
tracery openings with louvres to second floor. Stone battlements to parapet.
Left return front; Three 3-light windows of reticulated tracery. Nave aisles
and chancel nave separate gabled roofs. Interior: Transitional arcades to
nave; C13 piscina to south aisle; reset C16 brass on wall of south aisle.
Monuments in chancel and south aisle. C15 glass from abbey church of Saint-
Bertin at Saint-Omer in France, in east windows of chancel and south aisle,
and in south windows of chancel and south aisle, and west window of south
aisle. Font by G.E. Street; rectangular basin supported on columns with
foliated caps and stepped base. Sedilia, piscina and reredos to altar of
chancel, and pews all by G.E. Street.

Listing NGR: SU7674678248

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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