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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7274 / 51°43'38"N

Longitude: -1.2382 / 1°14'17"W

OS Eastings: 452714

OS Northings: 203457

OS Grid: SP527034

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZB.RRG

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.HV85

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245391

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

District Council Ward: Rose Hill and Iffley

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Iffley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


612/15/78 CHURCH WAY
12-JAN-54 (West side)
CHURCH OF ST MARY

GV I

Parish church. (RCHM 44). Built 1175-1182 with nave, central tower and
chancel. In C13 chancel was extended two bays to East with buttressing
and some new windows in chancel towards the end of the century; chanel restored
1858. In late C15 new windows inserted in nave and tower. In C17 parapets
on South and on tower were built. The West gable was restored in 1823 and
in it the present round window was inserted in 1860. The church was restored
generally in 1844. The Romanesque detail is notable. Norman font. The
churchyard has many tombs and a very fine chestnut tree in road opposite
entrance gate, also one of the largest and oldest yew trees in England at
the rear of the Church.

Church Cottage, Church of St Mary, No 122 (Court House) with Rectory, Mill
Lane form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5271903458

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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