CHURCH OF ST JAMES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1036375
Date first listed:
11-Sep-1968
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JAMES

Map

Ordnance survey map of CHURCH OF ST JAMES
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1036375 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Sep-2019 at 01:33:15.

Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JAMES

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Heytesbury
National Grid Reference:
ST 91645 41143

Details

HEYTESBURY TYTHERINGTON VILLAGE ST 94 SW (east side) 4/101 Church of St. James 11.9.68 GV II*

Anglican chapel. Mainly C16, restored 1891 by C.E. Ponting. Dressed limestone, stone slate roof. Consists of nave and chancel under one roof with entrance at west end. Restored stone Tudor- arched doorway with planked door with strap hinges, over is tall C16 three-light hollow-chamfered mullioned window with hoodmould, flanking buttresses. Coped verges to roof with ashlar bellcote over west gable; one Tudor-arched opening. North side has blocked pointed doorway to right, a small quatrefoil with cusped spandrels and one 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned window to left. East end has diagonal buttresses and C19 three-light Perpendicular-style window. South side has one 2-light hollow-chamfered mullioned window; all windows with leaded lights. Interior: small interior retains original fittings including old tiled floor, oak pews with simply moulded bench ends are probably C17, C18 communion rails with wood turned balusters and wide moulded rail, cylindrical stone font with C17 font cover at west end. Tie-beam and collar roof of 4 1/2-bays with two tiers of butt purlins, the lower tier and the tie-beam soffits are moulded. Chapel to Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, Heytesbury (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST9164541143

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
313322
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 16 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/02753/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Antony Barrington-Brown. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].