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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnborough, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2925 / 51°17'33"N

Longitude: -0.7497 / 0°44'58"W

OS Eastings: 487278

OS Northings: 155566

OS Grid: SU872555

Mapcode National: GBR D96.WVJ

Mapcode Global: VHDXP.YSJ0

Plus Code: 9C3X77V2+24

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 28 January 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1092626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 137833

Location: Knellwood, Rushmoor, Hampshire, GU14

County: Hampshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Knellwood

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Farnborough

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Farnborough St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Church of St Peter
SU 85 NE 1/9 28.1.59
The old parish church of Farnborough, of medieval origin. The north and
part west walls are of the C12/13, but the remaining nave, aisles, transepts
are modern. Red tile roof covers the aisles, and has dormers to nave. At
the west end a C17 tower of timber, with slate pyramid roof and boarded walling.
A fine open timbered porch of C15. Modern walling in ashlar stonework.

Interior has a fragment of wall-painting of C1300 (of Saints Eugenia, Agnes
and Maria) a C17 gallery on timber columns, a painted Royal Coat of Arms
of George III, dated 1815.

Listing NGR: SU8762456569

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