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A Grade II Listed Building in Savernake, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3978 / 51°23'52"N

Longitude: -1.7013 / 1°42'4"W

OS Eastings: 420878

OS Northings: 166573

OS Grid: SU208665

Mapcode National: GBR 4XH.8PG

Mapcode Global: VHC1W.G4G8

Entry Name: Christchurch

Listing Date: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311763

Location: Savernake, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Savernake

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 26 NW (east side)

3/129 Christchurch


Parish church, now house. 1851 by T.H. Wyatt. Flint, with
limestone banding and dressings. Slate roof. Nave and chancel,
and entrance under south-west tower. South vestry at right angles
to chancel. Chancel of 2 bays with angle buttresses. Nave of 4
bays. Two-light windows in C14 style to both nave and chancel, and
5-light east window. Lean-to at west end, asymmetrical with gabled
windows. Tower of 2 stages with large 2-light upper windows and
short pyramidal stone spire with small lucarnes.
Interior partly converted for domestic use, but 3 bays of nave not
completed at time of survey (November 1985). Vault under tower.
Chancel divided horizontally to 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SU2087866573

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