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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westcott, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8483 / 51°50'53"N

Longitude: -0.9609 / 0°57'39"W

OS Eastings: 471674

OS Northings: 217141

OS Grid: SP716171

Mapcode National: GBR C10.3VS

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.9SCZ

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 February 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42521

Location: Westcott, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Westcott

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Waddesdon with Over Winchendon and Fleet Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 71 NW WESTCOTT CHURCH LANE

4/140 Church of St. Mary

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- II*


Parish church. 1867. By G.E. Street. Coursed rubble stone exterior
with stone dressings, coped gables and tiled roofs. Interior lined
with pale red and yelllow brick but has some stone dressings. Nave,
short narrow aisles, chancel. Austere in style with plate tracery.
Nave has moulded sill course and uncusped traceried windows, 3-light
to W., 2 bays of 2-light windows to N. and S. Central bellcote with
pyramidal tile roof and cast iron cross. One clerestory window to S.
with 4-light cusped wooden window in gabled dormer. S. door with
chamfered arch in gabled porch. S. aisle to east of porch has 2 small
quatrefoil windows and 2-light window with cusped tracery at E. end.
Similar 2-light windows to E. and W. ends of N. aisle. Both aisles share
same roof pitch as nave. Chancel has off-set buttresses and windows
with cusped tracery, 2-light to S., 3-light to E. Interior has unmoulded
arches on circular piers with simply shaped caps, the N. arcade of
3 bays, the S. arcade of 2. Chancel arch similar but with attached
shafts. Contemporary fittings with stone pulpit, low stone screen,
and octofoil font. Mid C20 glass in E. window.


Listing NGR: SP7167417141

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