Church Of St Mary The Virgin
- 9 Sep 2001
- Church Of St Mary The Virgin, Greywell, Hart, Hampshire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SU 75 SW GREYWELL
8/73 Church of St Mary The Virgin 24.11.61
- II *
C12, C13, C15, 1870. A small aisleless nave and western tower of Norman date, and a chancel restored (rebuilt) 1870. Red tile roof, lower over chancel. Walls are stone quoins, cement plinth, the chancel being of flint with stone dressings, a rood stair (c1500) projects on the north side as a semicircular turret with chequered walling of white stone and flint. Early English, Perpendicular and Victorian Decorated windows. Norman north doorway has dogtooth ornament, and a blocked south doorway. The tower has massive brick corner buttresses and some brick walling (late Cl7); the bell chamber and pyramid roof being clad in shingles. Inside there is a fine rood screen (c1500) on a later stone-walled base, a good octagonal C15 font, and Royal Coat of Arms of 1768. The north porch is Victorian, with a tiled gabled roof, a timber frame, with stone base.
Listing NGR: SU7153751279
© Rebecca Swann. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Swann, Rebecca
Rights Holder: Swann, Rebecca
Cement, Flint, Stone, Tile, Medieval Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Place Of Worship