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Church (Dedication Unknown), Wisley

Description: Church (Dedication Unknown)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288853

OS Grid Reference: TQ0568759610
OS Grid Coordinates: 505687, 159610
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3258, -0.4846

Location: Wisley Lane, Wisley, Surrey GU23 6QL

Locality: Wisley
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU23 6QL

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Listing Text


2/272 Church (Dedication Unknown)


Church. Late C12 with C17 porch and C19 vestry to south, restored in 1872. Mortar
rendered carstone on main body of church, flint with ashlar dressings on vestry;
plain tiled roofs stepping down over chancel. Wooden bellcote to west and chancel
to east, vestry to north and porch to south. 2 louvred openings on each side of
bellcote. Lancet fenestration. Two, C12 round-headed windows on north and south
walls of chancel with blocked, square-headed C13 window to south-west. East window:-
2-light, circa 1660 with transome set in splayed jambs of original round-headed
C12 opening, every third course with 4-leaved flowers as diaper, under label moulding.
C19, neo-Norman west windows with Jamb shafts, scalloped capitals and chevron moulding
to arches. Gabled timber and brick porch to south, half-open with diamond mullions
above plinth walls and stepped, zig-zag bargeboards. Re-cut C19 door mullions surround
to simple, studded door.
Interior:- Simple, with whitewashed walls. Queen post roofs. Chancel arch, C12
with semi-circular head and one plain order. Chamfered abacus at the springing
of the side walls of the nave. Late C16 wrought-iron hour glass bracket fixed on
wall near pulpit.

PEVSNER: Building of England, Surrey (1971) p529.
VCH (1967) Vol III pp 378-81.

Listing NGR: TQ0568759609

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Source: English Heritage

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