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Church of St Mary, Crowmarsh

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 9 February 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 247229

OS Grid Reference: SU6089786210
OS Grid Coordinates: 460897, 186210
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5715, -1.1227

Location: Church Lane, Crowmarsh, Oxfordshire OX10 6BQ

Locality: Crowmarsh
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 6BQ

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Listing Text

SU68NW (South side)
North Stoke
2/11 Church of St. Mary


Church. C13, C14, C15 porch, early C18 top to tower. Flint with stone dressings;
red brick dressing to top of tower; plain tile roof. Nave, chancel and west
tower. Porch to right of centre: brick base; 2-centre wooden arch to front;
original studded door to church in stone 2-centred archway with damaged hood
mould and damaged carved end stops. Three 2-light Y-tracery windows to nave. 3
pointed lancets to chancel. Single trefoil topped lancet to chancel. 2-centred
arched doorway to chancel with moulded hood. Tower to right; pointed lancer with
hood mould with end stops to first stage. C18 round-headed openings with brick
dressings to second stage. C18 round-headed louvred opening with brick dressings
to third stage. Shaped brick cornice; shaped parapet to roof with stone ball
finials to corners. Rear: Blocked 2-centre arched doorway to left of centre with
hood mould. Three 2-light Y-tracery windows to nave. 3 pointed lancets and
rectangular window to chancel. Carved head and hands holding stone sun dial
above blocked door. Left return: 3-light probably C19 plate tracery window.
Interior: C13 pisinca and aumbry to chancel. Romanesque round font on hexagonal
pillar on round base. Probably C14 wall paintings to nave. Transitional chancel
arch. Jacobean wooden pulpit with sounding board. Jacobean choir stalls with
linenfold panels to front. Queen post roof to nave with windbraces.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.723-4).

Listing NGR: SU6089586210

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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