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Church of St Simon and St Jude, Milton-under-Wychwood

Description: Church of St Simon and St Jude

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 251736

OS Grid Reference: SP2648118677
OS Grid Coordinates: 426481, 218677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8661, -1.6168

Location: Church Road, Milton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6LF

Locality: Milton-under-Wychwood
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6LF

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Listing Text

SP 2618-2718
(east side)
Church of SS Simon and
Church of England church. 1853-4. Architect G E Street, at the time Diocesan
Architect for Oxford. Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings, concrete tile roofs.
Late C13 style; 5-bay aisled nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel with south chapel.
Large west buttress to central octagonal belfrey capped by spirelet and having mini-
mum lucarnes and gables. Plate tracery side windows, foiled spherical triangles to
clerestory, geometrical tracery to lancets flanking west buttress and large 5-light
east window. South porch has 1300-style mouldings and pointed entrance on heavy
responds, vaulted porch with domical vault on ribs, treble chamfer to south door and
pyramidal stops; south aisle has cusped head archway from porch; west window of
porch is stunted and has oval tracery.

Listing NGR: SP2648118677

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Source: English Heritage

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