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The Ascension

Monument typeAnglican Church
Listing gradeNL


J. Harold Gibbons


Date begun1939
Date completed1940


1 Ayling Hill
GU11 3LL

Local authorityRushmoor


DenominationChurch of England

Additional notes

Left incomplete by Gibbons, owing to WWII, with chancel and two bays of an intended four-bay nave built. Consecrated in 1945.

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