Church of St. Laurence

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1210177
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1984
Statutory Address:
Church of St. Laurence, West Woodhay, Newbury

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Location

Statutory Address:
Church of St. Laurence, West Woodhay, Newbury

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

District:
West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
West Woodhay
National Grid Reference:
SU 39044 63098

Details

SU 36 SE 15/46

WEST WOODHAY Church of St. Laurence

II

Church. Circa 1883 by Sir Arthur Blomfield. Flint with Bath stone dressings and plain tiled roofs. Nave, chancel, north transept, south porch, south-east tower. Corner buttresses, plinth, moulded string at cill level and gable parapets.

Three stage tower with paired recessed louvred lancets in top stage and tall pyramidal roof. Gabled south porch with paired lancets to west and two-light plate traceried window to East under drip mould.

Interior: simple five bay nave and three bay chancel, two bay carved timber screen to north transept, stained glass by Morris & Co. with east window possibly to the design of Burne-Jones, mediaeval floor tiles from original church set in the wall below the tower.

Listing NGR: SU3904463098

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
394850
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
British Geological Survey, Strategic Stone Study, accessed 5 February 2020 from https://www.bgs.ac.uk/mineralsuk/buildingStones/StrategicStoneStudy/EH_atlases.html

Legal

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

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