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Holy Innocents Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwater, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0253 / 51°1'30"N

Longitude: -0.3585 / 0°21'30"W

OS Eastings: 515214

OS Northings: 126380

OS Grid: TQ152263

Mapcode National: GBR HK0.L5V

Mapcode Global: FRA B64D.N56

Plus Code: 9C3X2JGR+4H

Entry Name: Holy Innocents Church

Listing Date: 21 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259780

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444199

Location: Southwater, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13

County: West Sussex

Civil Parish: Southwater

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Southwater Holy Innocents

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Description

TQ 12 NE SOUTHWATER CHURCH LANE

965/12/10030 Holy Innocents Church

II

Church. Built in 1848-9, architect W Harrison, with vestry of 1909. Built of Forest sandstone and Horsham stone rubble with ashlar dressings and tiled roof and wood and shingled bellcote. Decorated style. Nave and north aisle, north and south transepts and south porch. Nave has 2 traceried windows, one double and one triple trefoliated window. Gabled south porch with kneelers, scissorbrace roof and 2 stained glass lancet windows. North aisle has 3 double trefoliated windows. West window has 2 cinquefoil-headed lights with quatrefoil above. Bellcote at west end is wooden with trefoliated bell chamber with latticed screen and shingled spire surmounted by metal windvane. Gabled transepts. East window has 3 cinquefoil-headed lights and reticulated tracery. Interior has 3 bay arcade with octagonal columns and nave and north aisle have arch-braced roofs. C19 pews and 1880 organ from Worth Abbey. South and east walls have C 19 stained glass. North aisle has 6 stained glass windows of 1986 depicting the history of Christ's Hospital by Harold Thompson.


Listing NGR: TQ1521426380

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