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Church of St Nicholas, Idmiston

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 319982

OS Grid Reference: SU1902236500
OS Grid Coordinates: 419022, 136500
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1275, -1.7295

Location: 57 Winterslow Road, Idmiston, Porton, Wiltshire SP4 0LH

Locality: Idmiston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 0LH

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Listing Text

SU 13 NE
3/90 Church of St Nicholas

Anglican parish church. 1876-7, by J.L. Pearson. Flint with
brick dressings. Tiled roofs. Nave, chancel with vestry at
right angles, south porch. Nave has 2-light Decorated style
windows, 3-light to east end of chancel. Short 3-light gable
window to vestry. Mid wall string, stepping up under east and
west windows. Gable crosses. Bellcote with double openings and
crocketed gable over west end of nave. Porch has open trussed
rafter roof. Boarded inner door.
Interior: nave of 3 bays, with tie beams and facetted barrel
vault. Walls rendered, with bowtell string at base of window
embrasures Wide chancel arch. Chancel has panelled vault.
Piscina on north wall, sedilia with nook shafts on south. Oak
reredos. Fittings: font. C15 and reset. Octagonal bowl with
trefoil headed panels, and varied fleurons below. Pulpit of oak
on stone base. Sanctuary rail an oak pole on iron supports.
Monuments: one wall tablet of 1840 by Soper of Sarum, and two C20
brasses. West window glass of 1893. C17 arm chair in sanctuary.
(Pevsner, Buildings of England, Wiltshire)

Listing NGR: SU1902236500

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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