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Church of St Thomas the Martyr

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7518 / 51°45'6"N

Longitude: -1.2684 / 1°16'6"W

OS Eastings: 450599

OS Northings: 206155

OS Grid: SP505061

Mapcode National: GBR 7XS.440

Mapcode Global: VHCXT.Y7TD

Entry Name: Church of St Thomas the Martyr

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245883

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Barnabas with St Thomas the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

ST THOMAS' STREET
1.
1485
(West End)
Church of St Thomas
the Martyr
SP 5006 SE 7/123 12.1.54.
B
2.
Parish church (RCHM 39). Chancel Late C12 in origin. In C15-C16 nave was
mainly rebuilt and extended to West, with West tower (restored 1936) and
North Chapel added. South porch 1621. South wall of nave rebuilt, chancel
arch removed and walls raised, 1826 by Evans, "surveyed" by W Fisher. North
chapel removed and North aisle with its arcade built, and chancel arch rebuilt,
1846 by J P Harrison, architect, Vestry 1898, by C B Hutchinson, architect.
Fittings include glass by O'Connor (1866) and work by Butterfield and Street.
Important for connections with the early history of the Oxford Movement
through the Vicar from 1842-92 Canon Chamberlain.


Listing NGR: SP5059906155

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