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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chinnor, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7152 / 51°42'54"N

Longitude: -0.9269 / 0°55'36"W

OS Eastings: 474230

OS Northings: 202370

OS Grid: SP742023

Mapcode National: GBR C2M.DGG

Mapcode Global: VHDVN.W4BZ

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249052

Location: Chinnor, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX39

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Chinnor

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Chinnor, Sydenham, Aston and Crowell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

CHINNOR EMMINGTON
SP7402
9/38 Church of St. Nicholas
18/07/63

GV II*

Church. C14 tower; chancel and nave partly rebuilt c.1874 by Charles Buckeridge
and J.L. Pearson. Squared stone plinth; coursed stone rubble; old plain-tile
roofs. 4-bay nave, 2-bay chancel, and west tower. 2-centre arched doorway to
centre of nave with moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets
with flat heads to left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. East
end: Y-tracery window. Rear: 2-centre arched doorway to centre of nave with
moulded arch and hood mould; C19 plank door. Paired lancets with flat heads to
left and right. 2-light Y-tracery windows to chancel. Tower has angle buttresses
and louvred lancet opening with flat head to each side, saddleback roof.
Interior: braced collar truss roof to chancel; C19 kingpost roof to nave; C19
carved wood reredos, stone piscina and sedilia, and encaustic tile floor to
chancel. C14 two-centred chancel arch on half-octagonal columns. Piscina to
right. C19 pulpit to left. C14 round stone font on shaped plinth.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p.592).


Listing NGR: SP7423002370

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