CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1117644

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1955

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, STANWELL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, STANWELL ROAD

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

District: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Horton

National Grid Reference: TQ 01474 75821

Summary

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History

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Details

1. 5130 HORTON STANWELL ROAD (south side) Church of St Michael TQ 07 NW 2/6 23.9.55

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2. Parish Church. C12 three-bay nave, church walls, fine ornamented Norman north doorway. C15 north transept and late C16 tower of flint, some early brick, and dressed stone quoins. 1875-76 restoration of chancel, south aisle and vestry. Nave roof has chamfered crown posts traced two ways on to collar purlins. Simple C12 font with large twisted edge roll, modern base. Traces of early decoration remain on soffite of west nave arch. East of arches south arcade, a flight of stone steps entered through a two centred arched doorway, leading to former rood-loft spanning chancel arch. Piscina on right hand of altar to Lady Chapel. Stained glass 1882 by Kemp. Monuments: Chancel - ledger stone to Sarah Milton mother of the poet, 1637. North wall cartouche, swags and escutcheon to Robert Narmey 1734. Perener, VCH 111 p.284. RCHM p.206-8.

Listing NGR: TQ0147275818

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 40696

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1906), 284
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966)

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