Hawkley, Hampshire - St Peter and St Paul
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Notes in italics from Hampshire and the Isle of Wight by Nikolaus Pevsner
and David Lloyd (1967) Yale University Press, New Haven and London.
1865. Neo-Norman, not a popular style among the High Victorians.
Chalk, the walls in crazy-paving.
W tower with
a Sompting top, i.e. Rhenish Romanesque.
true Teulon comes through is in the aisle roofs and fenestration.
The windows are arranged symmetrically l. and r. of a gabled rose
window with plate tracery.
room inside is vaulted. The E arch is thickly Anglo-Norman, but the
N and S arcades have capitals rather Italian Romanesque than
English. Oddly enough, the capitals of the chancel arch have
naturalistic leaves instead, and so have the roof corbels.