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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1059466



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Britwell Salome

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Dec-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 247480

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BRITWELL SU6793 8/9 Church of St. Nicholas


Church. Early C12; rebuilt 1867 by Charles Buckeridge. Flint rubble, limestone ashlar dressings; gabled old tile roof. Chancel, vestry, nave and west bellcote. Late C13 style 3-light east window. South chancel wall has trefoil-headed lights flanking Norman doorway: billeted round arch of 2 orders with scalloped capitals to engaged shafts. Lean-to north vestry has Early English lancet. Nave has 2-light ogee-headed windows: south gabled porch with pointed moulded doorway to pointed chamfered south doorway with plank door. Interior: chancel has C18 and C19 wall tablets and brass to John Mores, d.1492. Nave has mid C19 wood pulpit on stone base, lectern and pews; C13 cup-shaped font with fine early C17 ogee-shaped cover. Mid C19 roof. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.486; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VIII, p.50).

Listing NGR: SU6744093679

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 486
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1954), 50

National Grid Reference: SU 67440 93679


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