Description: Church of St Blaise
Date Listed: 9 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 250018
OS Grid Reference: SU4853692417
OS Grid Coordinates: 448536, 192417
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6285, -1.3002
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HILTON HIGH STREET
SU4892 (West side)
8/155 Church of Saint Blaise
Church. C14 west tower and south porch; nave, north aisle, and chancel c.1849 by
Henry Woodyer. Coursed stone rubble to tower; squared coursed stone to nave,
aisle, and chancel; C19 plain-tile roof; roof of tower not visible, 4-bay nave
and north aisle, 2-bay chancel and west tower. Gothic Revival style. C19 plank
door to 2 centre arched doorway to left of nave, with stone-vaulted stone porch.
Cl9 Perpendicular tracery windows to nave, aisle, and chancel. Tower: 2-light
plate tracery louvred openings to each side of bell chamber stage. Battlemented
parapet. Interior; arch-braced collar truss roofs to chancel, north aisle, and
part of nave. Plaster vault to rest of nave. C19 reredos, altar, altar rail and
painted inscriptions to chancel. C19 stone pulpit with C20 alterations to right
of nave, Moved C19 stone font to north aisle, History: Bryant Barrett of Milton
Manor House (q.v.) built his family vault onto the Church in 1769. Bishop
Challoner was buried here in 1791, until his remains were removed in 1947 to
(Buildings of England: Berkshire: 1975, p178; Milton Manor, Oxfordshire by S.
Listing NGR: SU4853692417
Source: English Heritage
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