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Record details

BCC record ID:0446900000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Late fifteenth century parish church of St Mary and All Saints, Beaconsfield, with nineteenth century restoration
Grid Reference:SU 94493 90003
Parish:

BEACONSFIELD, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • PARISH CHURCH (15th Century to Modern - 1400 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?Occasionally
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Yes

Full description

Dimensions - Length 0037 m Width 0017
BUILT C.1470. C19, HEAVILY RESTORED & PORTIONS REBUILT. WALLS FACED WITH MODERN FLINT. LIMESTONE DRESSINGS ALSO MODERN: A FEW OLD QUOINS OF TOTTERNHOE STONE IN CORNER TURRETS OF TOWER (B1-2). (FULL DESC OF CHURCH ?PRE RESTORATION & LIST OF RECTORS 1264-1814)(B4).
LOCATED AT NGR (B5).
Grade II+. Late C15, heavily restored and portions rebuilt. Contains an altar tomb of freestone, and Easter sepulchre of Purbeck marble. Monument of Edmund Burke in the Church (B3).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 2 PP40-41.
<2>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP162-163.
<3>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: DISTRICT OF SOUTH BUCKS. p41
<4>Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 PP 194-201.
<5>Map: OS 1960/1 6 INCH MAP.
<6>Bibliographic reference: G E SCRIMGEOUR OCT 1987 FROM BI5.
<7>Bibliographic reference: English Heritage. 2006. English Heritage Register of Buildings at Risk 2006.
<8>Bibliographic reference: English Heritage. 2007. English Heritage Register of Buildings at Risk 2007.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments

Images

St Mary and All Saints church, Beaconsfield  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilInterior of St Mary's and All Saints' church, Beaconsfield  © Oxfordshire County Council Photographic ArchiveSt Mary's and All Saints' church, Beaconsfield  © Oxfordshire County Council Photographic ArchiveSt Mary's and All Saints' Church, Beaconsfield  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilSt Mary's and All Saints' Church, Beaconsfield  © Buckinghamshire County Council

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council