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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Britwell Salome, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6379 / 51°38'16"N

Longitude: -1.0269 / 1°1'36"W

OS Eastings: 467440

OS Northings: 193679

OS Grid: SU674936

Mapcode National: GBR B23.C5W

Mapcode Global: VHDW0.43Z7

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 11 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059466

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247480

Location: Britwell Salome, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Britwell Salome

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Britwell Salome

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

8/9 Church of St. Nicholas


Church. Early C12; rebuilt 1867 by Charles Buckeridge. Flint rubble, limestone
ashlar dressings; gabled old tile roof. Chancel, vestry, nave and west bellcote.
Late C13 style 3-light east window. South chancel wall has trefoil-headed lights
flanking Norman doorway: billeted round arch of 2 orders with scalloped capitals
to engaged shafts. Lean-to north vestry has Early English lancet. Nave has
2-light ogee-headed windows: south gabled porch with pointed moulded doorway to
pointed chamfered south doorway with plank door. Interior: chancel has C18 and
C19 wall tablets and brass to John Mores, d.1492. Nave has mid C19 wood pulpit
on stone base, lectern and pews; C13 cup-shaped font with fine early C17
ogee-shaped cover. Mid C19 roof.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.486; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VIII, p.50).

Listing NGR: SU6744093679

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