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Church of St Blaise

A Grade II* Listed Building in Milton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6285 / 51°37'42"N

Longitude: -1.3002 / 1°18'0"W

OS Eastings: 448536

OS Northings: 192417

OS Grid: SU485924

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z3.VGM

Mapcode Global: VHCYD.FB0F

Entry Name: Church of St Blaise

Listing Date: 9 February 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250018

Location: Milton, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX14

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Milton

Built-Up Area: Didcot

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Milton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU4892 (West side)
8/155 Church of Saint Blaise

Church. C14 west tower and south porch; nave, north aisle, and chancel c.1849 by
Henry Woodyer. Coursed stone rubble to tower; squared coursed stone to nave,
aisle, and chancel; C19 plain-tile roof; roof of tower not visible, 4-bay nave
and north aisle, 2-bay chancel and west tower. Gothic Revival style. C19 plank
door to 2 centre arched doorway to left of nave, with stone-vaulted stone porch.
Cl9 Perpendicular tracery windows to nave, aisle, and chancel. Tower: 2-light
plate tracery louvred openings to each side of bell chamber stage. Battlemented
parapet. Interior; arch-braced collar truss roofs to chancel, north aisle, and
part of nave. Plaster vault to rest of nave. C19 reredos, altar, altar rail and
painted inscriptions to chancel. C19 stone pulpit with C20 alterations to right
of nave, Moved C19 stone font to north aisle, History: Bryant Barrett of Milton
Manor House (q.v.) built his family vault onto the Church in 1769. Bishop
Challoner was buried here in 1791, until his remains were removed in 1947 to
Westminster Cathedral.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire: 1975, p178; Milton Manor, Oxfordshire by S.
Mockler, undated)

Listing NGR: SU4853692417

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