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Parish Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Theydon Bois, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6736 / 51°40'24"N

Longitude: 0.0934 / 0°5'36"E

OS Eastings: 544846

OS Northings: 199276

OS Grid: TQ448992

Mapcode National: GBR P0.47L

Mapcode Global: VHHMS.K6QC

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118838

Location: Theydon Bois, Epping Forest, Essex, CM16

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Theydon Bois

Built-Up Area: Theydon Bois

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Theydon Bois St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

20.2.67 Parish Church of
St. Mary


Parish Church. 1850 by Sydney Smirke, of red bricks with stone dressings and
gabled slate roof. Barn like unaisled nave and articulated, lower chancel,
all with small buttresses, angled on the corners. South west tower with pointed
entrance arch which is square with broached octagonal bell stage with octagonal
copper clad spire. Windows are generally of paired lights with trefoiled heads,
but east window is of simplified geometrical decorated form of three lights
with three circles above. West window has 3 lancet like openings and separate
small circular lights. North nave roof slope has 3 gabled slated dormers. C20
vestry and ancillary block at east end of north side. Internally, arch braced
collar, open trussed roofs over both nave and chancel springing from low level
from corbel blocks. Chamfered chancel arch without capitals. Funerary
hatchments on spandrels of arcade.

Listing NGR: TQ4484699276

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