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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Chiddingfold, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1098 / 51°6'35"N

Longitude: -0.63 / 0°37'48"W

OS Eastings: 496000

OS Northings: 135395

OS Grid: SU960353

Mapcode National: GBR FF0.9KB

Mapcode Global: VHFW6.1C8K

Plus Code: 9C3X4959+WX

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 9 March 1960

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378327

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291192

Location: Chiddingfold, Waverley, Surrey, GU8

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Chiddingfold

Built-Up Area: Chiddingfold

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Chiddingfold

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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SU 95 NE (west side)

2/34 Church of St. Mary

GV 9.3.60 I

Church. C13, tower ascribed to the C17 (VCH); completely renovated except
for the chancel, in 1869 by Henry Woodyer. Stone, brick in east wall of North
chancel Chapel, plain tile roofs, pyramidal over the tower; horsham slab roof
to south porch. West tower, aisled nave, south porch; 5 bay chancel with north
Chapel. Tower with clasping buttresses was heightened and corbelled in 1869;
lancets below, 2-light windows with plate tracery above. Nave has angle buttresses
and tomb recesses to south side; south porch door planked with open iron grill
interior: Tall C13 4 bay nave arcade on octagonal piers with C15 arches, chancel
arches C13 with semi-circular responds, 2 bay North chancel Chapel arcade also
C13. Fittings include fine Woodyer marble nave bowl and stem font with pyramidal
hood cover; Pulpit with arcade carving, arcaded choir stalls; piscina in south
chancel wall. Monuments on the south aisle wall include 3 by a local designer
in black and grey marble with gold lettering dedicated to William Enticknap died
1808; John Enticknap, died 1789 and John Enticknap died 1808. East window of
south aisle contains fragments of coloured glass from the medieval glassworks in

The Church forms a focal point in the group of buildings around the village green.

Listing NGR: SU9600035395

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