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Church of St Giles

A Grade I Listed Building in Water Stratford, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0033 / 52°0'11"N

Longitude: -1.052 / 1°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 465170

OS Northings: 234294

OS Grid: SP651342

Mapcode National: GBR 9XM.BV6

Mapcode Global: VHCWL.QX55

Entry Name: Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 397328

Location: Water Stratford, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Water Stratford

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Water Stratford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(east side)
5/153 Church of St. Giles


Parish church. Originally Norman, much rebuilt in 1828. Rubble stone,
tiled roofs. C14 squat W. tower with pyramid roof. S. doorway is
Norman with chevron ornament on arch, tympanum carved with
Christ in Majesty, and lintel with interlaced arcading. S. wall of
nave has C19 2-light window, N. wall has 2 re-used Perpendicular
windows. Chancel has small Norman doorway in N. wall with carved
tympanum of Lamb on diaper background, much worn, and small
lancet windows. Decorated 3-light E. window with C19 glass.
Plain interior with Early English chancel arch on consoles. N. wall
of nave has wall monument to Mary Franckysh 1629, with incised
RCHM II p.310.

Listing NGR: SP6516934293

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