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Church of St Michael York Town

A Grade II Listed Building in Camberley, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3368 / 51°20'12"N

Longitude: -0.7596 / 0°45'34"W

OS Eastings: 486504

OS Northings: 160475

OS Grid: SU865604

Mapcode National: GBR D8T.0SV

Mapcode Global: VHDXH.SN9K

Entry Name: Church of St Michael York Town

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287101

Location: Surrey Heath, Surrey, GU15

County: Surrey

District: Surrey Heath

Town: Surrey Heath

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michaels

Built-Up Area: Camberley

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Camberley St Michael (York Town)

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


3/32 Church of St. Michael
York Town


Church. 1849-1851 by H. Woodyer, arcades and aisles in 1858-9, tower added 1891.
C20 extension to north west. Free stone with stone dressings, coursed Bargate
stone tower and broach spire, brick extension; plain tiled roofs with stone coped
kneelers. Aisled nave with chancel to the east, vestry to north east; gabled
stone porch to south, tower to west end. 2 stage tower with polygonal stair
turret to south west angler ashlar offset angle buttresses to remaining corners.
Two roundel bands around spire with gabled stone louvred traceried openings to
base on foliage frieze. Double louvred stone traceried openings on all of lower
faces in first stage, large stone tracery window below onwest face; clock to
south side. Archangel Michael in canopied niche over doubled doors in hooded
surround to south. 3 gabled through-eaves stone traceried windows on aisles,
triangular wood dormers in nave roof. Lancet windows to chancel in continuous
hood and sill string courses. South door in gabled porch with quatrofoil windows
to east and west sides; coloured stone columns to entrance. Double planked
doors in steep triangular head surround.

Interior: Stone and brick with C19 fittings. Octagonal stone font.
Due to prominent position on a hill the spire forms a dominant feature on town

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p,128.

Listing NGR: SU8650460475

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