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Description: Chapel Approximately 10 Metres South of the Prebendal
Date Listed: 24 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 248575
OS Grid Reference: SP7021906359
OS Grid Coordinates: 470219, 206359
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7515, -0.9842
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THAME PRIEST END
SP7006SW (North-west side)
8/144 Chapel approx. 10m. S of the
(Formerly listed as Prebendal
(comprising House, Chapel and
block to west of Chapel, with
Chapel. c.1250, restored 1910 and 1936-9. Uncoursed stone rubble with ashlar
stone dressings; old plain-tile roof. Early English style. 2-storey, 2-bay
range. Basket-arched doorway with plank door to right. 2 lancets to first floor.
East end: graduated triplet of lancets. Interior: reset piscina to ground floor.
Chapel to first floor approached by external C20 open wood staircase. Piscina
with shouldered arch to right of east window. East window has slender detached
shafts with stiff-leaf capitals. Single-framed coupled-rafter roof with braced
collars. History: a prebend was established c.1140 by the Bishop of Lincoln.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1979, p.812-4).
Listing NGR: SP7021906360
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Source: English Heritage
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