Church of St. Laurence


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


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

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

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


SU 36 SE 15/46

WEST WOODHAY Church of St. Laurence


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


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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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