Hardmead: St Mary

Hardmead: St Mary
Record Type:
Friendless Church
Church code:
Sherington with Chicheley, North Crawley, Astwood and Hardmead

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

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Conservation Area

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Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register

Approximate Date

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Exterior Image

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Summary Description

The church is built of rubble with leaded roof-coverings, except for the chancel which has a tiled roof. The plain battlemented west tower is of three stages. The belfry windows are of two lights with a polygonal shaft between, and a trefoil in plate tracery. A slight set-off above the windows of the bell chamber shows that the tower was slightly heightened when the embattled parapet was added in the 15th century. The nave clerestory, which also has an embattled parapet, was added at the same time.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is closed for worship.
Date closed for worship: Unknown
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Church Website

Church Website:
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Sources and Further Information

James Miles (2020) Friends of Friendless churches https://friendsoffriendlesschurches.org.uk/hardmead/ [Digital Archive/Index]
A link to the Friends of Friendless churches webpage
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 3 Bells [Archive/Index]
3 Bells