CHURCH OF ST MARTIN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1053025
Date first listed:
29-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, CHURCH STREET

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Bladon
National Grid Reference:
SP 44924 14827

Details

BLADON CHURCH STREET SP4414 (East side) 20/3 Church of St. Martin GV II Church. Medieval; rebuilt 1804 and remodelled 1891 by A.W. Blomfield. Limestone ashlar; stone-coped gabled concrete-tile roof. Chancel with north chapel, aisled nave and west tower. Decorated-style 3-light east windows; buttressed 3-bay south wall has foliated round window and cusped one-light windows; Perpendicular-style 2-light window to north and 2 cusped lights to north chapel. Nave: 3 gabled bays with 2-light Decorated-style windows to north; two similar bays and buttress with C14 tracery set in gable to south, and Decorated-style south porch. 3-stage west tower has Decorated-style 2-light belfry windows and embattled parapet with corner pinnacles. Interior: late C19 chapel and chancel arches. 4-bay timber arcade with arch-braced roof. Late C19 stained glass. Formerly the parish church of Woodstock. Sir Winston Churchill is buried in the churchyard. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: pp849; Bodleian Library, Topographical Drawings; National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP4492414827

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
252656
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974)

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: 23 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04660/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John H. Smith. Source Historic England Archive
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