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Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Amersham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6888 / 51°41'19"N

Longitude: -0.5997 / 0°35'58"W

OS Eastings: 496892

OS Northings: 199820

OS Grid: SU968998

Mapcode National: GBR F62.55X

Mapcode Global: VHFS9.KT97

Entry Name: Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 22 December 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1238924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 416476

Location: Chesham Bois, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP6

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Chesham Bois

Built-Up Area: Amersham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Chesham Bois

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

Church of St Leonard

SU 9699 12/3 22.12.58


Small C14 chapel enlarged and restored 1884, nave lengthened 1911. Knapped
flint with stone dressings. Original chapel now the chancel, east-part of nave
also old; C19 nave, north aisle and south west porch/tower with parapet and
tiled pyramid spire. Interior: C15 arch braced roof in chancel on carved
corbels, part of nave roof also C15. C17 carved pulpit, altar rails, communion
tables and stained glass. C16 brasses and two monuments to Cheyne family.

Listing NGR: SU9689299820

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