Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin

Name:
Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin
Record Type:
Church
Church code:
627238
Diocese:
Oxford
Archdeaconry:
Dorchester
Parish:
Black Bourton

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

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is not in a Conservation Area

Heritage At Risk Status

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

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

Exterior Photograph of 627238 Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin
Caption:
Exterior Photograph of 627238 Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin
Description:
Photograph Taken on 1 November 2017
Year / Date:
2017
Copyright:
Richard Rogerson
Originator:
Richard Rogerson

Summary Description

Considered a significant medieval church, St Mary the Virgin was originally built about AD1190. It is now a Grade 1 listed building. The earliest notable features are Norman including the chancel, font and carved stone pulpit.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
Work in progress - can you help?
 

Church Website

Church Website:
http://www.12churches.org.uk/

Sources and Further Information

Christopher Kubale, Tyack Architects Ltd (2018) Certificate of Practical Completion - Bell Restoration Project, Black Bourton [Digital Archive/Document]
Certificate of Practical Completion - Bell Restoration Project, Black Bourton
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/37/ [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
CWGC (2016) Commonwealth War Graves Commission CWGC Unique File Reference Number: 4700 [Bibliography/Data]
Number of War Graves: 32
Richard Rogerson (2017) Exterior Photograph of 627238 Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior Photograph of 627238 Black Bourton: St Mary the Virgin
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 6 Bells [Archive/Index]
6 Bells