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Church of St Mary Magdalen

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Talmage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6882 / 51°41'17"N

Longitude: -1.0204 / 1°1'13"W

OS Eastings: 467816

OS Northings: 199276

OS Grid: SU678992

Mapcode National: GBR B1K.0VZ

Mapcode Global: VHDVM.8TFQ

Entry Name: Church of St Mary Magdalen

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249008

Location: Stoke Talmage, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Stoke Talmage

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Talmage

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

18/07/63 Church of St. Mary Magdalen


Church. C13, rebuilt 1758: south porch, vestry and north aisle added 1860 by
Giles Gilbert Scott: east window of 1907 by G.E. Coleridge. Limestone rubble
with ashlar dressings; gabled mid C19 tile roof. Chancel and single-aisled nave
with west tower. Gothic Revival style. Perpendicular-style east window flanked
by offset buttresses. South chancel wall has pointed trefoil-headed lancet.
North chapel and north aisle have plain 2-light Y-tracery windows; pointed
lancet in west end of north aisle. Two similar Y-tracery windows in south wall
of nave. Gabled south porch with pointed double-chamfered doorway. West tower
has pointed and part-blocked roll-moulded doorway with impost blocks: reset C13
lancets. Interior: mid C19 oak reredos and Decorated-style piscina. Mid C19
chancel arch has jamb shafts with re-used early C13 foliate capitals. Nave has
mid C19 pulpit, lectern and pews, and brasses to John Adeane (d.1594) and wife,
and John Petre (d.1589) and wife. 3-bay arcade to north aisle, which has C17 oak
carving re-used as Georgian Royal Arms. Octagonal mid C19 pulpit in west tower.
Stained glass: fine figures of c.1850 by Hardman in chancel east and side
windows. In south window of nave is window by Mottis and Son, 1904.
(Buildings of England; Oxfordshire, pp. 789-790)

Listing NGR: SU6781699276

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