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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Farnborough, West Berkshire

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Latitude: 51.5347 / 51°32'4"N

Longitude: -1.374 / 1°22'26"W

OS Eastings: 443515

OS Northings: 181936

OS Grid: SU435819

Mapcode National: GBR 805.MG0

Mapcode Global: VHCYR.4PGD

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39826

Location: Farnborough, West Berkshire, OX12

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Farnborough

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Farnborough All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


2/10 Church of All Saints

24-11-66 I

Church. C11, altered C14 and restored C19. Flint with stone dressings
some render and ashlar tower; tiled roofs. West tower, nave, chancel,
south porch. South Elevation:- Tower to left:- 3 stages with
diagonal buttresses to first stage and crenellated parapet, 2-light
louvre in chamfered recessed arch in top stage, large carved head
forming gargoyle at base of parapet; stair turret at junction of tower
and nave with small cusped headed window at ground floor and lancet
at top with carved head of a hound below it; Nave:- rendered, 2-light
window under square drip mould to left of south porch, double doors in
chamfered four-centred arched opening, 2-light window to right;
Chancel:- flint with door in four-centred arched opening with 2-light
window to right. West Elevation:- Tower, 3-light window on lowest stage;
small round headed window in recessed chamfered square opening on second
stage; clock face across double louvre on top stage: large grotesque
gargoyle at base of parapet. North Elevation:- flint, to left chancel
with 2-light window and small round headed window; Nave:- with C11
north doorway of round arched opening with simple chamfered impost
blocks, flanked by small round headed windows. Interior:- plastered
and painted; Chancel:- 2 bays with restored timber roof: Nave:-
4 bays with restored timber roof;2-centred chancel arch, recessed and
chamfered, springing from short piers on moulded brackets: 4-centred
arch to tower with carved stone angels at springing. Monuments:-
flanking east window are 2 marble plaques with leaf surrounds supporting
skulls and curved pediments, to the left to William Garnam and wife,
to the right to Bartholomew Price, wife and daughter. Fittings:-
stone piscina on pillar base, Cl9 carved stone font on base of grouped
columns with octagonal bowl and carved timber cover. V.C.H. Vol.iv
Berkshire p.22-23: B.O.E. Berkshire p.143.

Listing NGR: SU4351681936

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