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Church of St Mary, Crowell

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 249090

OS Grid Reference: SU7440199692
OS Grid Coordinates: 474401, 199692
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6911, -0.9250

Location: Chinnor Road, Crowell, Oxfordshire OX9 4RP

Locality: Crowell
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 4RP

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Listing Text

SU7499 (South side)
20/76 Church of St. Mary


Church. c.1878, incorporating some earlier work. By H.J. Tollit of Oxford and
Edwin Dolby of London. Knapped flint with stone dressings; old plain-tile roof;
stone bellcote. 3-bay nave, 2-bay chancel, with vestry. Porch to left of nave
with 2-centred archway and gabled old plain-tile roof; C13 two-centre arched
doorway with hood mould, having C19 plank door. 3-light reticulated tracery
window to nave right. 2-light reticulated tracery windows to chancel. Rear:
Romanesque round-arched doorway with moulded imposts and hood mould, having
plank door, to centre of nave. 3-light reticulated tracery window to right.
Catslide roof to vestry to left. 2-light reticulated tracery windows to chancel.
East end: 3-light reticulated tracery window. West end. 2-light reticulated
tracery window, stone bellcote to gable apex. Interior: wood barrel-vault roof
to chancel; arch-braced collar-truss roof to nave. East window c.1870 by Kempe.
C19 stone carved reredos. Sedilia formed from lancet tracery. C13 brass reset to
left wall of chancel. C19 stone font.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.560-1; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire,
Vol.VIII, 1964, p.89-90).

Listing NGR: SU7440199692

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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