Parish Church of St Mary Magdalen, Lyminster Road, Lyminster, Lyminster and Crossbush - Arun

A Saxon church, not much restored, located on the site of small Benedictine nunnery. It is a long building of knapped flintwork with clay tiled roof. The chancel and nave are Saxon, altered in C13; the lower part of the tower is C13, the north porch C15, the north chapel or vestry C19. Interior: the aisle roof is medieval, heavily timbered with crown-posts. Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme works partially completed but further repairs are required.

Parish Church of St Mary Magdalen, Lyminster Road, Lyminster, Lyminster and Crossbush - Arun
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALEN
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1027604
    Local Planning Authority:
    Arun
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Parish Church of St Mary Magdalen
    Street Name:
    Lyminster Road
    Locality:
    Lyminster
    County:
    West Sussex
    District / Borough:
    Arun
    Parish:
    Lyminster and Crossbush
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Arundel and South Downs
    Region:
    South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA