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Church of St Margaret and St Catherine

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aldham, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8981 / 51°53'53"N

Longitude: 0.7858 / 0°47'8"E

OS Eastings: 591763

OS Northings: 225844

OS Grid: TL917258

Mapcode National: GBR RLH.TS7

Mapcode Global: VHKFX.KKS7

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret and St Catherine

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117331

Location: Aldham, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Aldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Aldham

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(Junction with New Road)
Church of St Margaret
TL 92 NM 7/52 and St Catherine

Church rebuilt on a new site in AD 1854 by Hakewill. In the early English style
and faced with coursed pebbles dressed with stone. Nave and south aisles with
chancel, timber south porch and west tower with tall parapet spire of stone.
Tower parapet with string of ball-flower and angle buttresses. South windows
lancets. Chancel windows perpendicular. Roofs gabled and peg-tiled and all
of 7 cants - re-used from the former medieval church. South porch Decorated,
a fine specimen from the earlier church; as is the C14 door-leaf reset in the
south wall of the tower, with ogee head and sanctuary handle of wrought iron.
(RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TL9176325844

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