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Cherwell (District Authority)
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SP 35292 40473


EPWELL SP 3540 12/12 Church of St. Anne 08/12/55 GV II* Church. C13 with C14 alterations and repairs in 1425-6 and 1857. Coursed ironstone rubble and regular coursed ironstone rubble. Nave has low pitch slate roof, chancel has lead roof. Chancel, nave, south aisle, south west tower and porch. 4-window range. Chancel has a 3-light Decorated east window with trefoiled head, single and 2-light lancets on south and single and 2-light Decorated windows on north. Priest's doorway on south with segmental pointed head and plank door. Nave has a blocked, pointed arched doorway on north flanked by 2-light Perpendicular windows with square heads. West end has a 3-light window with Intersecting tracery. South-west tower of 3 stages forms entrance porch, with pointed, arched doorway with headstops. Plank door. 2-light lancets and sundial. Crenellated parapet. Chancel roof restored in 1981 by G.F-Lawson. C19 nave and south aisle roofs. Decorated 2-bay south aisle arcade of 2 chamfered orders, the third bay of the arcade remains to the head of the inner doorway. Decorated piscina in south aisle. C14 octagonal font on round base. Early C18 pulpit. C19 reading desk, benches and altar rail. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p595; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p255)

Listing NGR: SP3529240473


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Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 595
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1969), 255


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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Date: 13 Aug 2003
Reference: IOE01/11133/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Sheppard. Source Historic England Archive
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