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Latitude: 51.6982 / 51°41'53"N
Longitude: -1.18 / 1°10'48"W
OS Eastings: 456768
OS Northings: 200255
OS Grid: SP567002
Mapcode National: GBR 8ZT.GGT
Mapcode Global: VHCY2.HLJ1
Entry Name: Church of St Lawrence
Listing Date: 18 July 1963
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193957
English Heritage Legacy ID: 248408
Location: Toot Baldon, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Toot Baldon
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Marsh Baldon with Toot Baldon and Nuneham Courtenay
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
8/170 Church of St. Lawrence
Church. Late C12 and C13, restored 1865 by Henry Woodyer. Limestone rubble with
ashlar dressings; plain-tile roofs. Aisled nave, chancel, north transept and
south porch. Chancel is almost entirely rebuilt, and has a 3-light east window
and a 2-light window to south, both C19 in Decorated style, but the lancets to
north and south may be re-set. South transept has a 3-light window with late C13
intersecting tracery. Nave south wall is probably also rebuilt, with
Perpendicular-style windows flanking the porch. C13 west wall has a 2-light
window with Y-tracery between small lancets, and has a rebuilt double bellcote
on the gable. North wall of nave has a Romanesque doorway, a 2-light
square-headed C15 window and a C19 copy. Small C19 vestry extends north aisle.
Interior: chancel contains an elaborate painted arcaded reredos and complete C19
oak fittings including a C13-style screen. North arcade of 4-bay nave has early
C13 stiff-leaf and scalloped capitals; south arcade has moulded capitals. Roofs
are all C19. Stained glass in east window of c.1875 by Harwood of Frome Selwood.
Other windows include 4 of 1890 by J.P. St. Aubyn.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, P.55; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, pp.818-9).
Listing NGR: SP5676800255
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