CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1044721
Date first listed:
22-Jul-1953
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS, CHURCH HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS, CHURCH HILL

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Woking (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 03987 58231

Details

TQ 05NW 6/25

BOROUGH OF WOKING CHURCH HILL PYRFORD Church of St. Nicholas

22/7/53

I Church. C12, restored in 1869 by Sir T.G. Jackson. Mortar covered puddingstone, iron stone and clunch dressings; plain tiled roof with wood shingled bell turret under broach spine restored in 1967 to west end. Nave, north and south porches, with chancel to the east. Central medieval buttress to west end. North porch, timber framed with brick infill. North door Norman; zig zag carving to arch, simple capitals, one scalloped one with plain leaves to jamb shafts. Round arch Norman windows to north side of chancel and either side of the buttress on the west wall; C14 east window, remainder Victorian restorations.

Interior: Arched braced roof, 3 trusses to the nave. 2 to the chancel, round one step chancel arch. Fittings: Fine geometrically panelled Jacobean pulpit with tester, inlaid dated on the front - 1628. Remnants of wall paintings: south wall c1140. Flagellation of Christ and a Psychomachia; north wall of nave: Pilgrim's Way c1200, restored 1970.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England: Surrey (1982 ed.) p.419.

Listing NGR: TQ0398758231

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
290728
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Nairn, I, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Surrey, (1982), 419

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

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Date: 24 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/09018/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Paul Powici. Source Historic England Archive
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