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Description: Church of St Peter
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253515
OS Grid Reference: SP2372404180
OS Grid Coordinates: 423724, 204180
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7358, -1.6578
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SP2204-2304 FILKINS AND BROUGHTON POGGS VILLAGE STREET
7/193 Church of St. Peter
Parish church, 1855-57, by G.E. Street. Squared and coursed limestone with C20
plain tile roof. Nave with north aisle and south porch; apsidal chancel with
north vestry. In tall French Gothic style with Decorated window tracery. Nave
has off-set buttresses, moulded sill string, and gabled west bellcote with
cusped arch and side gablets. 3-light traceried window in west end has hood
mould with carved head stops. 3 bays of traceried windows to south, the left
window off 2 lights, the right windows of 3 lights. South door in moulded arch.
Steeply gabled south porch with chamfered plinth and cusped arch. North aisle
has end buttresses, and 4 bays of 2-light windows, all north windows with carved
foliage stops to hood moulds. Gabled north vestry with chamfered plinth and
buttress, arched north door, and pair of cusped lights to east. Chancel has tall
2-light south window, and polygonal east end with 3 2-light windows, variously
traceried. Interior has 4-bay north arcade of double chamfered pointed arches on
cylindrical stone piers with moulded capitals. Moulded chancel arch with moulded
corbels. Arch-braced collar roof on carved stone foliage corbels. Piscina with
moulded trefoil head. Fittings include octagonal stone font with traceried
panels in C15 style, and stained glass by Clayton and Bell.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p604)
Listing NGR: SP2372404180
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Source: English Heritage
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