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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Filkins, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7359 / 51°44'9"N

Longitude: -1.6579 / 1°39'28"W

OS Eastings: 423723

OS Northings: 204185

OS Grid: SP237041

Mapcode National: GBR 5TT.1PJ

Mapcode Global: VHC05.6MXM

Plus Code: 9C3WP8PR+9V

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367710

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253515

Location: Filkins and Broughton Poggs, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Built-Up Area: Filkins

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton Poggs with Filkins

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
7/193 Church of St. Peter

Parish church, 1855-57, by G.E. Street. Squared and coursed limestone with C20
plain tile roof. Nave with north aisle and south porch; apsidal chancel with
north vestry. In tall French Gothic style with Decorated window tracery. Nave
has off-set buttresses, moulded sill string, and gabled west bellcote with
cusped arch and side gablets. 3-light traceried window in west end has hood
mould with carved head stops. 3 bays of traceried windows to south, the left
window off 2 lights, the right windows of 3 lights. South door in moulded arch.
Steeply gabled south porch with chamfered plinth and cusped arch. North aisle
has end buttresses, and 4 bays of 2-light windows, all north windows with carved
foliage stops to hood moulds. Gabled north vestry with chamfered plinth and
buttress, arched north door, and pair of cusped lights to east. Chancel has tall
2-light south window, and polygonal east end with 3 2-light windows, variously
traceried. Interior has 4-bay north arcade of double chamfered pointed arches on
cylindrical stone piers with moulded capitals. Moulded chancel arch with moulded
corbels. Arch-braced collar roof on carved stone foliage corbels. Piscina with
moulded trefoil head. Fittings include octagonal stone font with traceried
panels in C15 style, and stained glass by Clayton and Bell.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p604)

Listing NGR: SP2372304185

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

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