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Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Tetsworth, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7088 / 51°42'31"N

Longitude: -1.0086 / 1°0'30"W

OS Eastings: 468598

OS Northings: 201588

OS Grid: SP685015

Mapcode National: GBR B15.XGF

Mapcode Global: VHDVM.G9NV

Entry Name: Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249121

Location: Tetsworth, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Tetsworth

Built-Up Area: Tetsworth

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tetsworth

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP6801 (North side)
11/107 Church of St. Giles


Church. c.1855, by J. Billing of Reading. Coursed squared stone; old plain-tile
roof to nave, aisle, chancel and vestry; stone tower. 5-bay nave with south
aisle, 2-bay chancel, tower to south, vestry to north. Early English style.
2-centre arched doorway to base of tower with double-leaf plank doors. Lancets
to all openings. Tower of 3 stages with angle buttresses, paired louvred lancet
openings to third stage of tower. Broach spire. 2-bay braced collar-truss roof
to chancel with king-posts; 5-bay arch-braced scissor-truss roof to nave;
lean-to roof to aisle. Painted commandments to reredos; 2-centred chancel arch
on half-columns; wood pulpit on stone plinth. C19 stone font.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p. 805; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VII,
1962, p. 157-8).

Listing NGR: SP6859801588

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