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Description: Church of St Nicholas
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 249052
OS Grid Reference: SP7423002370
OS Grid Coordinates: 474230, 202370
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7152, -0.9269
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9/38 Church of St. Nicholas
Church. C14 tower; chancel and nave partly rebuilt c.1874 by Charles Buckeridge
and J.L. Pearson. Squared stone plinth; coursed stone rubble; old plain-tile
roofs. 4-bay nave, 2-bay chancel, and west tower. 2-centre arched doorway to
centre of nave with moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets
with flat heads to left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. East
end: Y-tracery window. Rear: 2-centre arched doorway to centre of nave with
moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets with flat heads to
left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. Tower has angle buttresses
and louvred lancet opening with flat head to each side, saddleback roof.
Interior: braced collar truss roof to chancel; C19 kingpost roof to nave; C19
carved wood reredos, stone piscina and sedilia, and encaustic tile floor to
chancel. C14 two-centred chancel arch on half-octagonal columns. Piscina to
right. C19 pulpit to left. C14 round stone font on shaped plinth.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.592).
Listing NGR: SP7423002370
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Source: English Heritage
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