Set within peaceful grounds, the village church of Great Milton was mostly rebuilt in the early 14th century. The building is thus predominately Early English, but some Norman features can still be seen.

Facts & Stats on the Church of St Mary

Go Historic ID
Church of St Mary
Great Milton Church
13th-14th C

Visitor & Contact Information

Church Rd
Great Milton, England
National Grid Reference
SP 62799 02422
01844 279667

Essays on the Church of St Mary

Listed Building Description of the Church of St Mary

GREAT MILTON CHURCH ROAD SP60SW (East side) 5/101 Church of St. Mary 18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Church of St. Mary the Virgin)


1 Church. C11/12, C13 and mainly early C14. Coursed limestone rubble and ashlar dressings; sheet metal roofs. 3-bay aisled nave with chancel, west tower and south porch. Chancel retains a tiny round-headed window on each side and a C13 lancet to south, but has 2-light side windows and a 4-light east window of Decorated style. South aisle is entirely elaborate Decorated work with a high moulded plinth, gabled buttresses with ogee-canpied niches, and 3-light side windows, 4-light east window and 2-light west window, each of a different tracery pattern... view full text »

Source: The National Heritage List for England
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Resources for the Church of St Mary

  1. The National Heritage List for England English Heritage.
  2. Official Website of the Church of St Mary Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Church of St Mary - Great Milton, England