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Church of St. Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in West Woodhay, Newbury, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3656 / 51°21'56"N

Longitude: -1.4405 / 1°26'25"W

OS Eastings: 439044

OS Northings: 163098

OS Grid: SU390630

Mapcode National: GBR 70W.8MC

Mapcode Global: VHC20.ZY90

Plus Code: 9C3W9H85+6Q

Entry Name: Church of St. Laurence

Listing Date: 29 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 394850

Location: West Woodhay, West Berkshire, RG20

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: West Woodhay

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: West Woodhay

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

SU 36 SE
15/46

WEST WOODHAY
Church of St. Laurence

II

Church. Circa 1883 by Sir Arthur Blomfield. Flint with Bath stone dressings and plain tiled roofs. Nave, chancel, north transept, south porch, south-east tower. Corner buttresses, plinth, moulded string at cill level and gable parapets.

Three stage tower with paired recessed louvred lancets in top stage and tall pyramidal roof. Gabled south porch with paired lancets to west and two-light plate traceried window to East under drip mould.

Interior: simple five bay nave and three bay chancel, two bay carved timber screen to north transept, stained glass by Morris & Co. with east window possibly to the design of Burne-Jones, mediaeval floor tiles from original church set in the wall below the tower.

Listing NGR: SU3904463098

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