Church of St Michael, High Street, Waddesdon - Aylesbury Vale

Late C12 nave and south aisle, altered C13 and C14; C14 chancel and north aisle; late C15 clerestory; tower originally C14, rebuilt 1891; C15 porch, also rebuilt; all restored 1902. Tower is of coursed rubble stone, remainder roughcast with stone quoins and plinth. Concrete parapets, moulded to chancel, battlemented to remainder. Slate roofs. The floor to the nave and aisles has decayed due to water ingress. The church has progressed the Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship to undertake works to upgrade rainwater disposal and floors. Due to go site in the autumn of 2018.

Church of St Michael, High Street, Waddesdon - Aylesbury Vale
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1117800
  • Local Planning Authority: Aylesbury Vale
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Michael
  • Street Name: High Street
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • District / Borough: Aylesbury Vale
  • Parish: Waddesdon
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Buckingham
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA