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Chiselhampton Georgian Church

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Chiselhampton Georgian Church
Chiselhampton, Oxfordshire, England
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The small hamlet of Chiselhampton lies a few miles south east of Oxford on the B480. Beside the manor house is a Georgian gem, the small stuccoed church of St Katherine's, built in 1762 by Charles Peers to replace an earlier medieval church. There were not a lot of churches built during the Georgian period, and it is rare to find one like Chiselhampton that is essentially unaltered. The interior is a delight, with high box pews and an elegant Georgian gallery overlooking a long, narrow nave. The church is redundant, and is cared for by the Churches Conservation Trust.

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