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Record details

BCC record ID:0087200000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Medieval parish church, built in twelfth century, much rebuilt and restored in nineteenth century
Grid Reference:SU 78390 86610
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • CHURCH (12th Century to Modern - 1100 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

C12 CRUCIFORM CHURCH OF CLUNCH WITH CENTRAL TOWER.C1230 N TRANSEPT LENGTHENED & E AISLE ADDED. C1340 NAVE HEIGHTENED & LENGTHENED IN FLINT & SMALL BRICK, & S TRANCEPT ENLARGED. 1707 CENTRAL TOWER DEM OLISHED.& 1721 W TOWER BUILT. CHANCEL AISLES & N V ESTRY ADDED 1859,& LATE C19 S PORCH.(B1-10)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: LANGLEY T 1797 HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF THE HUNDRE D OF DESBOROUGH PP247-271.
<2>Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB3 PP573-575.
<3>Bibliographic reference: GIBBS R 1889 STATE OF BUCKS PARISH CHURCHES IN C16 & C17,RECSOFBUCKS6P249".
<4>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP51-53.
<5>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 PP184-186.
<6>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SU 78 NE 19 (FILED).
<7>Bibliographic reference: MRS JOAN BARKSFIELD, SEPT 1987, REPORT ON FEATURES REVEALED DURING RESTORATION WO.
<8>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1986. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKS; WYCOMBE: PARISHES OF FAWLEY &C.
<9>Bibliographic reference: Nikolaus Pevsner & Elizabeth Williamson. 1994. The Buildings of England: Buckinghamshire. pp365-366
<10>Bibliographic reference: James Sheahan. 1862. History and Topography of Buckinghamshire. p886

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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Images

Hambleden Church  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilHambleden church  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilHambleden church  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilSt Mary's church, Hambleden  © Oxfordshire County Council Photographic Archive

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council