CHURCH OF THE HOLY SAVIOUR

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1200728
Date first listed:
19-Mar-1962
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF THE HOLY SAVIOUR, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF THE HOLY SAVIOUR, HIGH STREET

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

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Erlestoke
National Grid Reference:
ST 96503 53933

Details

ST 96 53 ERLESTOKE HIGH STREET (north side)

15/80 Church of the Holy Saviour

19.3.62

GV II

Anglican parish church, 1880 by G.E. Street for Lady Hannah Watson- Taylor of Erlestoke Park. Ashlar with plain tile roofs and coped gables. Perpendicular style. Nave, chancel, north chapel and organ chamber, south porch tower, transept and vestry. 4-light west window, 3-window nave with buttresses between. South side has 2 windows and then projecting 3-stage tower with 2-light bell openings, embattled parapet and pyramid roof. East side stair tower up to second stage. Moulded pointed south doorway. To right transept gable with 2-light flat-headed window. Lean-to vestry with door and flat-headed window. One chancel south wall window. Five-light east window. Chancel north side has one window then north chapel gabled each end with 3-light flat-headed east window. Nave north side has 3 windows. Ashlar lined interior with hammerbeam nave roof and arch-braced chancel roof. Continuously moulded chancel arch and arch to north chapel, 4-centred arch to south transept. Chancel has east window and south window glass by Kempe 1880 and c1887. In nave C16 oak pulpit. In north chapel brass to E. Axford died 1726 and plaque to J. Tilly died 1750. In south transept 4 reset armorial plaques. In porch and nave 3 short Norman columns and half-columns, said to come from previous church, though this was apparently aisleless. (N. Pevsner, Wiltshire, 1975 240-1).

Listing NGR: ST9650353933

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
311230
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, (1975), 240-1

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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