Church of St Peter and St Paul, Hanborough

Church. Early C12 with mid C13 alterations; remodelled c1400, when tower and clerestorey were added. Coursed limestone rubble; shallow-pitched lead roofs.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
365036
Names
Church of St Peter and St Paul
Coordinates
51.8125570° N, 1.3837110° W
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Listed on
Grade I listed building
listed building (England)
Categories
church
parish church
Affiliations
Christianity
Church of England

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Timeline

12 Sep 1955

Church of St Peter and St Paul designated a Grade I listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Church of St Peter and St Paul is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1052991
Grade
I
Name
CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL
Location
CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL
Parish
Hanborough
District
West Oxfordshire
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 42582 12837

HANBOROUGH CHURCH HANBOROUGH SP4212 24/118 Church of St. Peter and 12/09/55 St. Paul GV I Church. Early C12 with mid C13 alterations; remodelled c1400, when tower and clerestorey were added. Coursed limestone rubble; shallow-pitched lead roofs. Chancel, aisled nave and west tower. Label mould with head corbels of King and Queen over late C19 three-light window; roll-moulded string course beneath sills of this east window and 2 early C13 pointed lancets to south; C12 chamfered and round-arched doorway to ancient (probably C15) studded door. North chapel, continued as north aisle, has one-light window and label mould over C14 two-light trefoil-headed window to east, mid C13 pointed lancet, and label mould with head stops over c1400 three-light trefoil-headed window; north aisle to nave has early C13 pointed lancet, mid C13 two-light geometrical window, a small late C12 round-arched lancet and a c1400 two-light window with panel tracery. Early C13 north porch has archway of 3 orders, with hollow-chamfered arch set on triple jamb shafts; C17 studded double doors, with strap hinges. Fine early C12 north doorway with zigzag-carved hood over roll-moulded arch set on jamb shafts with scalloped capitals; very fine tympanum carving of St. Peter, the Agnus Dei and Lion of St. Mark; C17 studded door with strap hinges and fittings. Norman lancet at west end of aisle. South aisle: Norman lancet at east end, label moulds over two c1400 three-light ogee-headed windows; a late C19 two-light window and hood mould over c1400 two-light window with panel tracery...

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Bibliography

  1. “CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1052991>