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Church of St James

A Grade I Listed Building in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8297 / 51°49'47"N

Longitude: -0.788 / 0°47'16"W

OS Eastings: 483616

OS Northings: 215262

OS Grid: SP836152

Mapcode National: GBR D2R.CKT

Mapcode Global: VHDV5.988P

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42604

Location: Bierton with Broughton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Bierton with Broughton

Built-Up Area: Aylesbury

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Bierton and Hulcott

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

south side

1/36 Church of St. James



Parish Church. C14 restored 1853. Limestone, cruciform plan with central
tower crowned by small lead spire. Aisles of nave raised up, C16 or
possibly in C17 to house galleries, lit by upper windows of late Perp.
style. Other windows C14 and C15 traceried. Flat lead roof, parapets,
that to tower with corbel table. Chancel roof slate. Modern timber
N. porch. Interior: very finely moulded chunch nave arcades of 4 bays,
and crossing arches. S. Transept has 2 ornamental ogee arched doorways.
Nave roof of low pitch with moulded timbers of C15 and C16 or 17. Font:
Norman tub shaped with cable mouldings. Traces of wall painting,
14th century floor tiles.
RCHM I p.47 MON.1.

Listing NGR: SP8358615245

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

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