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Parish Church of St Giles

A Grade I Listed Building in Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6317 / 51°37'53"N

Longitude: -0.5695 / 0°34'10"W

OS Eastings: 499103

OS Northings: 193506

OS Grid: SU991935

Mapcode National: GBR F6Q.LTM

Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.28R0

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 22 December 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44398

Location: Chalfont St. Giles, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP8

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Chalfont St. Giles

Civil Parish/community: Chalfont St Giles

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Chalfont St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

CHALFONT ST GILES HIGH STREET
1.
5134
(south-east side)
Parish Church of
St Giles
SU 9993 4/24 22.12.58

GV
2.
C13 chancel, north aisle. C14 south aisle, north aisle west bay. C15 north
aisle widened and lengthened; chancel arch and south arcade rebuilt. Clerestory
and tower C15. North vestry 1861-3, church restored. South porch and organ
chamber later C19. Chancel, 3 bay aisled nave and west tower. Flint with stone
dressings, lead roofs. C13 double piscina on detached shaft. Octagonal piers
to nave arcades and double-chamber arches. Battlemented tower of 2 stages. Nave
roof C15 with moulded beams. C13 Perbeck Marble font. Some C15 and C16 poppy
head bench ends: Circa 1700 communion rail. Wall paintings of C15 (above chancel
arch) and C14 (in south aisle). Several brasses and monuments. Tombchest to
Fleetwoode C16. Sir George Fleetwoode, died 1620, good wall monument. Sir
Hugh Palliser, died 1796, architectural with urn in front of steep pyramid.
VCH III pp 190-2, RCHM I. 79 Monument I.


Listing NGR: SU9910293507

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