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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chalvey, Slough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5068 / 51°30'24"N

Longitude: -0.6083 / 0°36'29"W

OS Eastings: 496684

OS Northings: 179569

OS Grid: SU966795

Mapcode National: GBR F86.H1L

Mapcode Global: VHFT8.DDS7

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38708

Location: Slough, SL1

County: Slough

Electoral Ward/Division: Chalvey

Built-Up Area: Slough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Upton-cum-Chalvey

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 97 NE SLOUGH CHURCH STREET (south side)

CHALVEY

4/1 Church Of St. Peter
29.9.50
II*

Church. 1860-1, by G.E. Street in a neo-Gothic style. Knapped flint with
stone dressings and red brick lacing courses. Tiled roofs with change of
pitch over aisle. Nave, north aisle, north porch, chancel, and vestry. Angle
and clasping buttresses, cill string to east, parapeted gable ends, and
bellcote to west with 2 trefoil arched openings. North aisle: 4 trefoil
headed lancets to left; doorway to right with chamfered arch, moulded
imposts, and 2 boarded doors. Gabled north porch with moulded arch and two
C20 wrought iron gates. Chancel; north side: trefoil headed window to
left; lean-to vestry to right with 2 trefoil headed lights to east and
segmental arched boarded door to north. South side: two 2-light windows
with Y-tracery. East end: large quatrefoiled circular window in arched recess
with 2 smaller quatrefoils flanking below. Nave; south side: 2-light window
to left and 3-light window to right with trefoiled tracery. West front:
large 4-light window with foiled plate tracery and hoodmould with carved
stops. 2-trefoil headed lights in aisle to left. Interior: 4 bay north
aisle arcade with circular piers, foliated capitals and chamfered arches with
nailhead decoration. Chamfered chancel arch with hoodmould and carved stops.
Nook shafted east window with nailhead decoration. Fittings include; semi
circular stone pulpit with foliated frieze, and arcaded square font. Glass
by Kempe. V.C.H. (Bucks), Vol.3, p.317; B.0.E, Buckinghamshire, p.237;
The History of Slough, Maxwell Fraser, Slough Corporation, 1973, pp.38-9.

Listing NGR: SU9668479569

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