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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Overton, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2467 / 51°14'48"N

Longitude: -1.2641 / 1°15'50"W

OS Eastings: 451463

OS Northings: 149986

OS Grid: SU514499

Mapcode National: GBR 83S.R7N

Mapcode Global: VHD05.1XLM

Plus Code: 9C3W6PWP+M9

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 16 May 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139319

Location: Overton, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG25

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Overton

Built-Up Area: Overton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Overton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


SU 5149 16.5.66 Church of St Mary


The Church shall be upgraded to" GRADE II*"



SU 5149 16.5.66 Church of St Mary


Medieval, restorations of 1853, 1897 and 1908. Nave of about 1180 of 3 arcades,
extends at the west by one wider bay (replacing a tower), with replacement and
extended aisles of C14, C13 chancel, modern vestry, west tower of 1908 (replacing C15
tower), south porch. Tile roof, carried over aisles and vestry. Walling of flint
and stone rubble with stone dressings. Perpendicular 2-light windows to aisles,
taller traceried lights to the chancel. Inside the main features are the arcade, the
circular columns and later columns, the medieval folding south door. The church was
restored and re-roofed in 1853 The tower of 1908 is of ashlar walling with lower
flint panels, with a shingled broach spire (of 1913).

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

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