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Christchurch, Savernake

Description: Christchurch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311763

OS Grid Reference: SU2087866573
OS Grid Coordinates: 420878, 166573
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3978, -1.7013

Location: A346, Savernake, Wiltshire SN8 4NE

Locality: Savernake
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 4NE

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Listing Text

SU 26 NW (east side)

3/129 Christchurch


Parish church, now house. 1851 by T.H. Wyatt. Flint, with
limestone banding and dressings. Slate roof. Nave and chancel,
and entrance under south-west tower. South vestry at right angles
to chancel. Chancel of 2 bays with angle buttresses. Nave of 4
bays. Two-light windows in C14 style to both nave and chancel, and
5-light east window. Lean-to at west end, asymmetrical with gabled
windows. Tower of 2 stages with large 2-light upper windows and
short pyramidal stone spire with small lucarnes.
Interior partly converted for domestic use, but 3 bays of nave not
completed at time of survey (November 1985). Vault under tower.
Chancel divided horizontally to 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SU2087866573

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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