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Church of St Barnabas

A Grade II Listed Building in Peasemore, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4908 / 51°29'26"N

Longitude: -1.3417 / 1°20'30"W

OS Eastings: 445801

OS Northings: 177079

OS Grid: SU458770

Mapcode National: GBR 80S.HM4

Mapcode Global: VHCYY.PSKJ

Entry Name: Church of St Barnabas

Listing Date: 27 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39964

Location: Peasemore, West Berkshire, RG20

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Peasemore

Built-Up Area: Peasemore

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Peasemore

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

PEASEMORE PEASEMORE VILLAGE
SU 47 NE
8/27 Church of St. Barnabas
27.6.72
II

Church. Base of tower c1737, main body c1842, chancel c1866.
Chancel by G. Street. Grey brick with stone dressings, red brick
base to tower and stone spire, plain tiled roofs. Nave, chancel
north porch. Plinth, moulded string at cill on chancel, stepped
buttresses gable parapets, crenellated tower, spire. North
Elevation:- to left:- 2 bay chancel with windows under 2 centred
arched heads with flowing tracery to centre:- nave of 4 bays
with tall 2-light windows under 2 centred arched heads with flowing
and decorated tracery, porch in 3rd bay from left with 2 centred
arched doorway recessed in orders; to right:- tower of 3 stages
with angle buttresses and half octagonal stair turret, 2-light
louvre in top stage with 2-centred arch over; octagonal spire with
gabled louvre in main compass point faces, surmounted by weathercock.
Interior:- plastered; nave:- 4 bays with moulded hammer beam roof
and stone angel corbels; chancel arch:- 2-centred moulded arch on
grouped columns with leaf caps."Chancel:-2 bay timber barrel vault
roof; piscina and sedilia on south wall and 2-centred arch to south
transept enclosing organ, carved stone reredos by Earp; C17
carved timber altar frontal of Descent from Cross, Last Supper,
Adoration of Magi and Resurrection. V.C.H. Berkshire vol.iv.
p.83 B.O.E. Berkshire p.194.


Listing NGR: SU4580177079

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