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Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitsbury, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9715 / 50°58'17"N

Longitude: -1.8175 / 1°49'2"W

OS Eastings: 412910

OS Northings: 119137

OS Grid: SU129191

Mapcode National: GBR 52K.39Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 762J.XDK

Entry Name: Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 13 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1094821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 144155

Location: Whitsbury, New Forest, Hampshire, SP6

County: Hampshire

District: New Forest

Civil Parish: Whitsbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Whitsbury St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

WHITSBURY
SU 11 NW
5/6 Church of St Leonard

II

Parish church. Of medieval origins, C18 tower, rebuilt 1878. Brick
and reused squared stone, flint plinth, brick tower and repairs, plain
tile roof. Plan of chancel with north vestry, nave and west tower, in
Dec style. East window triple lancet with circular tracery over, and
hood mould. Other windows trefoiled, except older north window.
Kneelered gable walls. Paired lancets in nave and tower. Tower has
chamfered lower stages. Pointed west door. Inside C19 with pointed arch
on corbel capitals to vestry and chancel. Early and mid C19 memorials
to Templeman and Purvis families. 5 steps up to tower porch, with stone
tablets 1762 to Charles Delafaye and small plain cylinder font of old
church.


Listing NGR: SP1529519175

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