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Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II* Listed Building in Grays, Thurrock

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Latitude: 51.4757 / 51°28'32"N

Longitude: 0.3404 / 0°20'25"E

OS Eastings: 562627

OS Northings: 177792

OS Grid: TQ626777

Mapcode National: GBR NM4.GVJ

Mapcode Global: VHHNW.V59K

Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 8 February 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111628

English Heritage Legacy ID: 119652

Location: Thurrock, RM17

County: Thurrock

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Thurrock Rectory

Built-Up Area: Grays

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Grays St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Little Thurrock
Church of St Mary
the Virgin
TQ 67 NW 10/8 8.2.60


C12 with C14 and later alterations. Flint and mixed rubble, with limestone
dressings. Roof tiled. Late C12 nave, has 2, C19, windows in north wall,
incorporating C14 remains. North doorway is also C19 with part of C14, 2
centred head. South wall has C19 window, and part of C12 window. C12 south
doorway has round arch. C14 chancel has C19 east window, with C14 splays
and rear arch, north window is of similar date. South door and window also
have C14 remains. Chancel arch is C19 with moulded and carved C12 abaci
restoration and extensions of 1878, include west tower, south vestry, organ
chamber, and north porch. Internal fittings include hexagonal pulpit inscribed
"R 1700 C". Sedilia, 3 seats separated by shafts with moulded capitals and
pointed arches. (RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TQ6262777792

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