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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Harpsden, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.522 / 51°31'19"N

Longitude: -0.9011 / 0°54'3"W

OS Eastings: 476338

OS Northings: 180912

OS Grid: SU763809

Mapcode National: GBR C4Z.F0S

Mapcode Global: VHDWN.B0HK

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 9 February 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247096

Location: Harpsden, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Harpsden

Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harpsden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

7/75 Church of St. Margaret
- II
Church. C12 with C14 windows. In 1848 Benjamin Ferrey lengthened the nave
and added the north tower and aisle. Henry Woodyer restored the chancel
in 1879. C20 school to south. Flint with stone dressing and windows; plain
tile roof. Nave and chancel with north aisle and tower. Early English style.
4-bay nave. Timber frame gabled porch with plain tile roof and C19 studded
door to left. 3-light Perpendicular window and trefoil-headed lancet to left.
Tower of 2 stages: single lancet to first stage; 2-light Early English louvred
opening to 2nd stage; plain parapet to pyramidal tiled roof with weather vane.
2-light and 3-light lancets to left of tower. Studded plank door to vestry
with 2-centred head. East window to chancel of intersecting tracery. South:
Four C19 Early English windows to nave, two Early English windows to chancel.
C12 round-headed doorway to nave. C20 school building attached to nave.
Interior: Romanesque font, round, with fluted decoration and cable-moulding.
Reset medieval brasses. C18 queen-post roof to nave.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.634).

Listing NGR: SU7633880912

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