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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: 1059697



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Stoke Talmage

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jul-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249008

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STOKE TALMAGE SU69NE 4/162 18/07/63 Church of St. Mary Magdalen


Church. C13, rebuilt 1758: south porch, vestry and north aisle added 1860 by Giles Gilbert Scott: east window of 1907 by G.E. Coleridge. Limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; gabled mid C19 tile roof. Chancel and single-aisled nave with west tower. Gothic Revival style. Perpendicular-style east window flanked by offset buttresses. South chancel wall has pointed trefoil-headed lancet. North chapel and north aisle have plain 2-light Y-tracery windows; pointed lancet in west end of north aisle. Two similar Y-tracery windows in south wall of nave. Gabled south porch with pointed double-chamfered doorway. West tower has pointed and part-blocked roll-moulded doorway with impost blocks: reset C13 lancets. Interior: mid C19 oak reredos and Decorated-style piscina. Mid C19 chancel arch has jamb shafts with re-used early C13 foliate capitals. Nave has mid C19 pulpit, lectern and pews, and brasses to John Adeane (d.1594) and wife, and John Petre (d.1589) and wife. 3-bay arcade to north aisle, which has C17 oak carving re-used as Georgian Royal Arms. Octagonal mid C19 pulpit in west tower. Stained glass: fine figures of c.1850 by Hardman in chancel east and side windows. In south window of nave is window by Mottis and Son, 1904. (Buildings of England; Oxfordshire, pp. 789-790)

Listing NGR: SU6781699276

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 789-790

National Grid Reference: SU 67816 99276


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