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Church of St Nicholas, Britwell Salome

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247480

OS Grid Reference: SU6744093679
OS Grid Coordinates: 467440, 193679
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6379, -1.0269

Location: B4009, Britwell Salome, Oxfordshire OX49 5LA

Locality: Britwell Salome
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX49 5LA

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Listing Text

8/9 Church of St. Nicholas


Church. Early C12; rebuilt 1867 by Charles Buckeridge. Flint rubble, limestone
ashlar dressings; gabled old tile roof. Chancel, vestry, nave and west bellcote.
Late C13 style 3-light east window. South chancel wall has trefoil-headed lights
flanking Norman doorway: billeted round arch of 2 orders with scalloped capitals
to engaged shafts. Lean-to north vestry has Early English lancet. Nave has
2-light ogee-headed windows: south gabled porch with pointed moulded doorway to
pointed chamfered south doorway with plank door. Interior: chancel has C18 and
C19 wall tablets and brass to John Mores, d.1492. Nave has mid C19 wood pulpit
on stone base, lectern and pews; C13 cup-shaped font with fine early C17
ogee-shaped cover. Mid C19 roof.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.486; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VIII, p.50).

Listing NGR: SU6744093679

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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