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Church of St Peter

A Grade I Listed Building in Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2748 / 51°16'29"N

Longitude: -1.4491 / 1°26'56"W

OS Eastings: 438524

OS Northings: 152990

OS Grid: SU385529

Mapcode National: GBR 721.0GB

Mapcode Global: VHC2L.T7S3

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1093367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139805

Location: Hurstbourne Tarrant, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP11

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Hurstbourne Tarrant

Built-Up Area: Hurstbourne Tarrant

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Hurstbourne Tarrant St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

10/84 Church of St. Peter

Parish church. Late C12, C13, C15, and restoration of 1853. Transitional
nave and aisles of 4 bays, Early English chancel (virtually rebuilt in C19),
timber-framed tower set within the west end of the nave, south porch (1908).
Low-pitched lead roof, tiled porch, shingled tower with broach spire. Walls
of flint and rubble with stone dressings; lancets, coupled lancets, 2 Geometrical
and 1 Perpendicular window, 2 C14 clear-story windows, some buttresses. Within,
the pointed arcade rests on cylindrical columns, the font is C13 (with a C17
wood cover) the main frame of the tower incorporates parts of the screen, there
are prescription boards above the chancel arch and a Royal Coat of Arms of
George III attached to the tower-frame. There is a Jacobean pulpit, 2 old
communion rails, an old south door, and several wall monuments. A most
interesting feature is a set of medieval wall paintings in the north aisle,
the chief having the subject of 'The three living and three dead'.

Listing NGR: SU3832153091

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