CHURCH OF ST MARTIN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1122044
Date first listed:
10-Apr-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
07-Apr-1976
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, WHEELER'S HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, WHEELER'S HILL

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

County:
Essex
District:
Chelmsford (District Authority)
Parish:
Little Waltham
National Grid Reference:
TL 71219 12702

Details

1. LITTLE BADDOW BROOK BILL 5213 Church of St Martin TL 7112 24/334 10.4.67.

II GV 2. A stone and flint rubble church of C12 origin. The nave and south door is C12 and there is a Norman round headed window in the south-west of the nave. The chancel was rebuilt in the C14-C15. The battlemented west tower is early C15 but was much repaired in the C16-C17 when it was partly rebuilt in brick, with corner buttresses with 5 offsets and surmounted by a small cupola with a weather vane bearing the date 1679. The church was much restored in 1883 when the south porch was rebuilt and the organ chamber added. The interior has brasses of Johannes Walthan 1418, Richard Walthan 1426 and John Malthouse 1447. There is also a "dugout" iron bound sycamore chest of the C13-C14. (RCHM 1).

The Church of St Martin Little Waltham Hall Hulmans and The 0ld Rectory form a group.

BROOK HILL

shall be amended to read

WHEELER'S HILL

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1. LITTLE WALTHAM BROOK HILL 5213 Church of St Martin TL 7112 24/334 GV II

2. A stone and flint rubble church of Cl2 origin. The nave and south door is Cl2 and there is a Norman round headed window in the south-west of the nave. The chancel was rebuilt in the C14-C15, The battlemented west tower is early C15 but was much repaired in the Cl6-Cl7 when it was partly rebuilt in brick, with corner buttresses with 5 offsets and surmounted by a small cupola with a weather vane bearing the date 1679. The church was much restored in 1883 when the south porch was `rebuilt and the organ chamber added. The interior has brasses of Johannes Walthan 1418, Richard Walthan 1426 and John Malthouse 1447. There is also a "dugout" iron bound sycamore chest of the C13-C14. (RCHM 1).

The Church of St Martin, Little Waltham Hall, Hulmans and The Old Rectory form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7121912702

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
112827
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex Central and South West, (1921)

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: 23 May 2001
Reference: IOE01/02592/29
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