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Church of St Paul, Culham

Description: Church of St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248822

OS Grid Reference: SU5018094972
OS Grid Coordinates: 450180, 194972
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6513, -1.2761

Location: The Green, Culham, Oxfordshire OX14 4LZ

Locality: Culham
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX14 4LZ

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Listing Text

SU5094 (South side)
12/37 Church of St. Paul


Church. Tower c.1710; nave, aisles and south transept c.1852 by Joseph Clarke;
chancel c.1872 by R.P. Spiers. Uncoursed stone rubble to tower; squared coursed
stone to church with ashlar stone dressings; old plain-tile roof; roof of tower
not visible. 4-bay nave and north aisle, south transept, chancel and west tower.
Early English style. 2-centred archway with hood mould and triangular moulded
surround to porch to left of centre of nave. Double plank doors with wrought
iron hinges to 2-centre arched doorway. 2-light plate tracery and trefoil lancet
windows. Doorway with plank door to base of tower; tower of 2 stages. Louvred
opening to each side of top of tower. Plain parapet to tower with stepped
corners. Interior: wooden barrel-vault to chancel, 4-bay arch-braced collar
truss roof to nave. C19 stencil decoration to chancel walls. Piscina to right of
chancel. 2-centred chancel arch on half-columns. 2-centred transept arch on
corbels. Aisle arcade of three 2-centred arches on columns. C19 pews with
wrought iron candelabra to ends. C19 octagonal stone font with pierced wood
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.565; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.7,
1962, p.37).

Listing NGR: SU5018094972

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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