CHURCH OF ST EDMUND AND GEORGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1286396
Date first listed:
07-Dec-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST EDMUND AND GEORGE, MAIN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST EDMUND AND GEORGE, MAIN STREET

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
Cherwell (District Authority)
Parish:
Hethe
National Grid Reference:
SP 59291 29463

Details

HETHE MAIN STREET SP5829-5929 (North side) 17/42 Church of St. Edmund and 07/12/66 George

GV II

Church. Mid C12. restored by G.E. Street in 1859. North aisle added by Street. Squared coursed limestone and limestone rubble. Steeply pitched C20-tile roofs with stone-coped gables. Chancel, nave, north and south aisles, south porch. Chancel has a restored 3-light geometrical east window and a restored 2-light Perpendicular window on south. South has a restored C12 doorway and restored window with round arched head. Set back buttresses. North aisle has a 2-light reticulated window and two C19 lancet windows. Diagonal buttress. Nave clerestory windows on north and south have three 2-light lancets with trefoiled heads and hood moulds. South aisle has 2-light Perpendicular windows with squared heads, the one to right of porch with hood mould and label stop. Pilaster and diagonal buttresses. C19 gabled porch. South doorway with arched head and plank door. West bell-turret by Street has open timber sides and wood shingle roof. Interior. Decorated piscinas in chancel and south aisle. C19 three-bay nave arcade on north and south. C19 roofs and fittings. C12? tub-shaped font. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, pp645-6; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol VI, pp178-181)

Listing NGR: SP5929129463

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
243635
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 645-6
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1959), 178-181

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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Date: 06 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/03495/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alistair F Nisbet. Source Historic England Archive
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