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Church of St Edward

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shalstone, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0226 / 52°1'21"N

Longitude: -1.0666 / 1°3'59"W

OS Eastings: 464140

OS Northings: 236435

OS Grid: SP641364

Mapcode National: GBR 9XF.158

Mapcode Global: VHCWL.GFG9

Entry Name: Church of St Edward

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Last Amended: 13 June 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396248

Location: Shalstone, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Shalstone

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Shalstone

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 63 NW SHALSTONE

2/48 MAIN STREET
(west side)
Church of St Edward

13.7.66
II*

Parish church rebuilt by Sir Gilbert Scott 1862, retaining N. aisle rebuilt
1828. Rubble stone, tiled roofs. W. tower has deeply moulded decorated
style openings to bell chamber, trefoil parapet and stair turret. Nave has
3 cinquefoil clerestory lights and corbel table. S. aisle has paired
lancets and porch. N. aisle has 3 windows with Y tracery. Chancel has
2 cusped lancets and ball-flower frieze to S. wall, 3-light decorated
E. window and vestry to N. Interior: nave of 3 bays with arcades on octagonal
piers, arcade to N. with chamfered arches on moulded caps, arcade to S. with
moulded arches and caps finely carved with naturalistic foliage. Similar
caps in chancel and porch, carved angels as label stops to chancel windows.
C19 glass. Brass to Susan Kyngston 1540 in N. aisle. C18 and C19 wall
monuments to Purejoy family including fine marble monument to Elizabeth Purejoy
c1740-50, 2 monuments by Nollekens c1805, 2 C19 monuments by R Westmacott Jr.
RCHM II p.253


Listing NGR: SP6414036435

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