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Latitude: 51.855 / 51°51'18"N
Longitude: 0.9594 / 0°57'33"E
OS Eastings: 603899
OS Northings: 221524
OS Grid: TM038215
Mapcode National: GBR SNM.PCD
Mapcode Global: VHKG6.LM1S
Plus Code: 9F32VX45+2Q
Entry Name: The Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 3 May 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225318
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421635
Location: Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7
Civil Parish: Wivenhoe
Built-Up Area: Wivenhoe
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Wivenhoe St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
WIVENHOE HIGH STREET
TM 0321 30/33 The Church of St Mary
The Prish Church. West tower of 3 stages with flush-work chequers on plinth,
and modern embattled parapet. Second stage with plain rectangular lights to
north, west and south. Bell stage has 2 light cinquefoiled windows in each
face, modern. The walls are of mixed rubble, some Roman brick and dressings
of Reigate and limestone. The north arcade and north aisle and the south arcade
of the mid C14. The whole was extensively restored in 1859, and again in 1884 -
after the earthquake. The chancel and north and south chapels are modern, as
are the north and south porches. The north aisle roof is slate-clad, all others
are modern red tiles. Chest: in vestry with arabesque ironwork. Font: octagonal
bowl, traceried panels, modern stem and base, bowl C15. (RCHM 1).
Listing NGR: TM0389921524
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