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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1290304



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


District: West Berkshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Fawley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 395354

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1/1 Church of St Mary

24.11.66 II

Church. 1866 by G E Street in Early English Geometric style. Squared coursed rubble with dressed window surrounds; plain tiled roofs. South tower, nave, aisles, south porch, apsidal chancel. String course at cill, gable parapets. South Elevation:- south porch with steep pitched roof and 2 centred arched opening to left, 3 paired lancet windows to right, 4 stage tower with pyramidal roof and angle buttresses between aisle and chancel, 2 light window in second stage, lancet in third stage, 2 recessed louvres in two centred arches with quatrefoils between heads in fourth stage; Chancel to right with buttresses between windows, lancet next to tower and 2 light plate traceried windows else- where. Interior:- Walls unplastered; 3 bay nave and aisles with chamfered pointed arches on free standing marble piers with foliage caps and clasped moulded bases; aisle windows with deep reveals and rear arches. Wide chancel arch on engaged marble colonnettes. Psuedo-crossing with stone rib vault and triple chamfered arches to tower on south and vestry on north; chancel with stone ribbed vault on marble colonnettes, rear arches to windows also on colonnettes, double sedilium with central column and arched heads, piscina on south wall. Fittings:- stone rail with marble top separating chancel from nave, supported by marble colonnettes and quatrefoil pierced panels. Open pulpit with marble colonnettes and rail on 4 dwart columns. Font with panelled arched sides on dwarf columns; pews and choir benches with wrought iron candleholders by G E Street. Reredos with crucifixion scene by Earp. Contemporary stained glass in west window by Morris & Co. B O E Berkshire p 148, V C H Vol iv page 177.

Listing NGR: SU3912381382

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1924), 177
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 148

National Grid Reference: SU 39123 81382


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