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Church of St James, Buttermere

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310721

OS Grid Reference: SU3431461047
OS Grid Coordinates: 434314, 161047
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3475, -1.5087

Location: Church Lane, Buttermere, Wiltshire SN8 3RQ

Locality: Buttermere
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 3RQ

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Listing Text

SU 36 SW
6/1 Church of St James
- II
Anglican parish church. 1855-6 by R J Withers on site of earlier building within
earthworks of medieval village. Flint with stone dressing, tiled roof. Door
at north-west corner within flush gable. Trefoiled lancet windows but 2-light
windows on south and stepped lancets at east end.
Interior: Nave and chancel within one vessel. Nave of 3 bays with arch-braced
collar beam roof trusses. Scissor trussed rafters to chancel. Fittings: Font
C12 or C19 copy, limestone bowl with zig-zag. Pulpit; C18-C19 stained oak
octagon. Lectern: C19 carved oak eagle. Stained softwood pews.

Listing NGR: SU3431461047

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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