CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1124655

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1951

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern (District Authority)

Parish: Chesham

National Grid Reference: SP 95669 01522

Summary

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History

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Details

820/2/1 CHURCH STREET 10-NOV-51 (North side) CHURCH OF ST MARY

I

1. 967 CHURCH STREET (North Side) Church of St Mary SP 9501 NE 2/1 {10,ll.51.}

I

2. C12 north transept window. C13 nave and aisles, chancel arch widened. Mid C14 tower, chancel and south aisle rebuilt. C15 clerestorey and south porch. Flint and stone, slate and lead roofs. Mediaeval parish church of Chesham. Latin cross plan with tower over crossing, clerestorey to nave, south porch C15. Considerably restored 1868-9 by G G Scott. Glass in 2 small windows by Burne-Jones. Several monuments of interest: to John Cavendish, 1617; to Nicholas Skottowe by John Bacon, 1792; with obelisk in south transept, to Mary Whichcote,1726. South aisle brass, 1670. Room over porch. VCH, III, 214-5.

Listing NGR: SP9566501522

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 43532

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Buckingham, (1908), 214-5

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