Description: Church of St Bartholomew
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288192
OS Grid Reference: SU9349048903
OS Grid Coordinates: 493490, 148903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2317, -0.6624
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SU 94NW WANBOROUGH C.P. WESTWOOD LANE
8/128 Church of St.
Church. C12 origin, rebuilt in C13 by Waverley Abbey, west wall rebuilt in C17-
restored in 1862. Flint rubble, part mortar rendered, with clunch and sandstone
quoins and brick buttresses. Plain tiled roof with stone ridge cross to east end,
open gabled bell hood projecting tile hung gable end to west. Rectangular, with
nave and chancel in one. Plinth to west. Rectangular louvred opening in west end,
arch window below. 3-light, square-headed, Perpendicular east window and C13 lancets
in remainder of church. C14 Decorated style two-light window under thin hood moulding
to east end of south wall. Stone dressed arched door to south.
Interior: braced timber roof with moulded, longitudinal, beam connecting collars,
part C19. Simple whitewashed walls with crimped decoration over rear arches. Wooden
rood screen with arched centre, old square framing with CUSPED C19 tracery. Timbers
of old bellcote survive inside to west end.
Fittings: C19/20 pews. Piscina on south wall of chancel. Lobed circular stone font
on octagonal stem with attached piers. C20 brick flat roofed extension to north
with arched and ribbed door in lower porch linking the addition to the church.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp 500 - 501
VICTORIA COUNTY HISTORY, SURREY. VOL III pp 374-5.
Listing NGR: SU9349248903
Source: English Heritage
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