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Latitude: 51.6317 / 51°37'53"N
Longitude: -0.5695 / 0°34'10"W
OS Eastings: 499103
OS Northings: 193506
OS Grid: SU991935
Mapcode National: GBR F6Q.LTM
Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.28R0
Entry Name: Parish Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 22 December 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125011
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44398
Location: Chalfont St. Giles, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP8
Civil Parish: Chalfont St Giles
Built-Up Area: Chalfont St Giles
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Chalfont St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
CHALFONT ST GILES HIGH STREET
Parish Church of
SU 9993 4/24 22.12.58
C13 chancel, north aisle. C14 south aisle, north aisle west bay. C15 north
aisle widened and lengthened; chancel arch and south arcade rebuilt. Clerestory
and tower C15. North vestry 1861-3, church restored. South porch and organ
chamber later C19. Chancel, 3 bay aisled nave and west tower. Flint with stone
dressings, lead roofs. C13 double piscina on detached shaft. Octagonal piers
to nave arcades and double-chamber arches. Battlemented tower of 2 stages. Nave
roof C15 with moulded beams. C13 Perbeck Marble font. Some C15 and C16 poppy
head bench ends: Circa 1700 communion rail. Wall paintings of C15 (above chancel
arch) and C14 (in south aisle). Several brasses and monuments. Tombchest to
Fleetwoode C16. Sir George Fleetwoode, died 1620, good wall monument. Sir
Hugh Palliser, died 1796, architectural with urn in front of steep pyramid.
VCH III pp 190-2, RCHM I. 79 Monument I.
Listing NGR: SU9910293507
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