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Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Marks Tey, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8807 / 51°52'50"N

Longitude: 0.7754 / 0°46'31"E

OS Eastings: 591121

OS Northings: 223881

OS Grid: TL911238

Mapcode National: GBR RLV.4TH

Mapcode Global: VHKFX.DZ8M

Plus Code: 9F32VQJG+75

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420605

Location: Marks Tey, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Marks Tey

Built-Up Area: Marks Tey

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Marks Tey

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Church of St Andrew
TL 92 SW 11/6 7.4.65
Parish Church, comprising a nave, west tower, timber topped and vertically boarded
with parapet and spire, chancel and modern north addition. Nave romanesque
in origin and built of septaria and indurated conglomerate with Roman brick
window quoins at south-east. Two perpendicular style windows. Roof ridged
and gabled, peg-tiled with stone coped gables and finial cross. Nave return
quoins Roman brick with one south-east quoin housing vertical freestone 'longs'
and Roman brick 'shorts' in the Saxon of Saxo-Norman manner. South door has
Romanesque tympanum above oak lintel. Chancel of free-stone, Roman brick and
some indurated conglomerate, also having stone coped gable and finial cross.
Ridged and gabled roof, peg-tiled. Priests door of C14 with wave moulding between
2 windows each having 2 trefoiled lights beneath a trefoiled head light. Windows
straight chamfered with scrolled hoodmoulds. Angle butressed. South porch
of timber on red brick walls of C17, using earlier timber components. Chamfered
diamond-set mullions.
(RCHM 1).

Listing NGR: TL9112123881

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

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