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Church of St Mary the Virgin, Tatsfield

Description: Church of St Mary the Virgin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287935

OS Grid Reference: TQ4172456142
OS Grid Coordinates: 541724, 156142
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2868, 0.0310

Locality: Tatsfield
Local Authority: Tandridge District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TN16 2JX

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Listing Text


4/280 Church of St Mary
11.6.58 the Virgin
Parish Church)


Church. C12 with C13 alterations, tower 1838 and south porch late C19. Rubblestone
with stone dressings, mortar rendering to chancel, vestry and north nave wall, timber
framed south porch; all with plain tiled roofs. Nave and chancel with vestry to
north east, porch to south and tower to west. Single stage tower with diagonal
buttresses, stone cornice and arched trefoil head lancets above; chancel walls
battering to north and south. 2 lancet windows to north side. Perpendicular window
to south, C14 window to east.

Interior: simple, Crown-post roof to nave, 3 framed bays, window to south west with
round headed rear-arch on thin jamb shafts with moulded capitals, 1 pointed chancel
arch dying into imposts, quatrefoil window in C13 south chancel wall. South chancel
lancet rear arch with keel shaped section main order on shafts with circular abaci and
continuous inner order, c1230.

Fittings: Ogee arched piscina on east chancel wall. Two rectangular openings on
south wall. Stone font, bowl on stem with billet type decoration on top.

Monument: South nave wall. Dedicated to John Corbett died 1712. Oak aedicular type
with gilt framing, urn in broken pediment top supported on Doric half columns.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) pp. 480-1

Listing NGR: TQ4172456142

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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