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Latitude: 51.2923 / 51°17'32"N
Longitude: -0.1608 / 0°9'38"W
OS Eastings: 528339
OS Northings: 156402
OS Grid: TQ283564
Mapcode National: GBR FD.D4H
Mapcode Global: VHGRY.5SC6
Entry Name: Church of St Margaret
Listing Date: 24 July 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1029041
English Heritage Legacy ID: 289545
Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey, CR5
District: Reigate and Banstead
Town: Reigate and Banstead
Electoral Ward/Division: Chipstead, Hooley and Woodmansterne
Built-Up Area: Hooley
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Chipstead
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 25NE STAR LANE
4/53 Hooley, Coulsdon
24.7.54 Church of St Margaret
(Formerly listed under
Church. C12 and C13 extended in mid Cl9 and restored by Norman Shaw in 1885, (north
aisle, west door and window). Flint with stone dressings, brick dressings to tower.
Cruciform plan with central tower, 4 bay aisled and clerestoried nave (clerestory
concealed by circular windows). Buttresses to south aisle; north aisle retains
Romanesque doorway. (Photos NMR) and has external stack incorporating doorway.
INTERIOR: 4 bay circular pier nave arcades with double chamfered arches; scissor
brace roof to nave, stone rib vault with chamfered arches to crossing. Stone benches
on north and south chancel walls; stone octagonal nave font; Jacobean reading desk
and pulpit; C15 perpendicular rood screen with C19 arms on top.
Monuments include: brass plate to Lucy Roper died 1614 in floor on south side of
altar. South aisle wall: Little, died 1844, Grecian with mourning female figure by a
pedestal with urn. Sir Edward Banks died 1835. Contractor of Public Works, Waterloo
and Southwark Bridges represented either side of central niche containing bust. North
Aisle: Ref. James Tattershall died 1784, grey and white marble urn in front of
obelisk by R Westmacott Snr.
Listing NGR: TQ2834356403
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