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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.52 / 51°31'11"N

Longitude: -0.7366 / 0°44'11"W

OS Eastings: 487756

OS Northings: 180872

OS Grid: SU877808

Mapcode National: GBR D6J.LM1

Mapcode Global: VHDWR.52Y3

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 July 1970

Last Amended: 12 August 1983

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40726

Location: Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Electoral Ward/Division: Boyn Hill

Built-Up Area: Maidenhead

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Maidenhead Boyne Hill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1.
513O BOYN HILL ROAD
(east side)

SU 878O NE 24.7.7O Church of All Saints
7/1O

I GV

2.
1854-7 Architect G E Street. Two westernmost bays of nave and vestry to south-
west added by A E Street in 19O7-11. Red brick with horizontal bands of blue brick
and stone dressings. Steeply pitched slate roof, terra cotta ridge tiles, gabled
parapet stone bellcote over east gable. Octagonal stone broached spire on brick
tower with alternate stone band on upper levels. Circular brick stair turret on
west, covered entrance with polychromatic 4-centred arches underneath base.

Nave of 6 bays, aisle either side with slim stone column arcades with Composite
capitals of alternating designs, four centred polychromatic arches of red and blue
toothed brick and stone. Coupled triforium windows with stained glass. 3 relief
carved stone circular panels in each side nave spandrels, 3 rectangular panels similar
carved each side of aisle wall all depicting the stations of the Cross. Larger
rectangular relief carved stone panel, The Calvary, on west end wall erected 192O,
in memory of dead 1914-1918 war. Stone pulpit. Fresco, Christ in Majesty over Chancel
arch by A E Street.

Chancel walls of black and white bricks, coloured tiles interspersed with polished
alabaster. On RH Piscin and Sedilia on LH Anmboy, all in carved stone surrounds.
Two good portrait brasses in floor that nearest altar to first vicar of Boyn Hill,
William Fresley died 1876 and other to second Vicar, Arthur Bishop Drumow 1876-1925.

Soffite of nave roof between rafters, paintings of alternating designs. Stained
glass to east and west windows by Hardman.

An important example of Street's early work. The Church forms a visual focal point
at end of long straight road, All Saints Avenue and is part of a tractarian group
by same architects, comprising the former All Saints Vicarage, All Saints School
and Schoolmaster's House, All Saints Almshouses and Vicarage Lodge. VCH Berks Vol
III p 11O, Pevsner pp 47 and 173.


Listing NGR: SU8775380871

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