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The Parish Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Graffham, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9428 / 50°56'34"N

Longitude: -0.6795 / 0°40'46"W

OS Eastings: 492869

OS Northings: 116756

OS Grid: SU928167

Mapcode National: GBR FGW.WHQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 96GM.926

Entry Name: The Parish Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 18 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 301782

Location: Graffham, Chichester, West Sussex, GU28

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Graffham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Graffham St Giles with Woolavington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

18/8 The Parish Church of
18.6.59 St Giles

Chancel with vestry to north and south chapel, nave with aisles and west tower
with broached shingled spire. The two westernmost arches of the nave arcade are
C12. The remainder of the church was rebuilt in 1875 in memory of Bishop Samuel
Wilberforce, Bishop of Winchester, who lived at Lavington Park in the adjoining
parish of East Lavington from 1845-73. Architect G E Street. The tower was added
in 1887. Bishop Wilberforce's brother-in-law, Archdeacon (afterwards Cardinal)
Henry Edward Manning was Rector of this parish jointly with East Lavington from

Listing NGR: SU9286916756

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