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Parish Church of St Michael

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aston Sandford, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7645 / 51°45'52"N

Longitude: -0.9053 / 0°54'18"W

OS Eastings: 475645

OS Northings: 207876

OS Grid: SP756078

Mapcode National: GBR C21.CY9

Mapcode Global: VHDV9.8X87

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42952

Location: Aston Sandford, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Aston Sandford

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Aston Sandford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


7/14 Parish Church of St. Michael


- II*

Parish church. C13, C18, restored 1878. Rubblestone with dressings.
Weatherboarded bellcote with copper roof. Other roofs plain clay tiles.
2 bay chancel 3 bay nave and west bellcote. South porch. Chancel
east wall has 3 lancets, 2 windows in south wall separated by
weathered buttress, each of one cusped light with hood moulds. North
wall has modern door into vestry and single cinquefoil light window.
Nave has 2 windows in north wall of Y-tracery. South side has 2 cusped
2-light windows with porch between, north wall with doorway between.
West wall has blocked C13 window covered by C15 buttress. N.W. angle
buttress and buttresses to south and north walls of nave, all
weathered. Bellcote has louvred opening to each face and pyramidal roof.
Interior: Aumbry on north wall of chancel. Chancel arch has C13 responds
but arch replaced by 1878 timber arch. Two slender shafts with rough
caps, the south one a grotesque head. Inner shaft on each side
terminated by corbels. Nave roof collar-beam trusses, some original.
Stained glass: chancel east centre lancet: C13 seated Christ with box
of nard. Nave north east window: Good window by Farrar Bell, 1969.
RCHM I. 22. MON.1.

Listing NGR: SP7564507876

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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