St Peters Church including presbytery, Lowestoft Road, Great Yarmouth - Great Yarmouth

Roman Catholic church, 1938-9 by Eric Gill. Nave, red brick, pan tile roof. Cruciform plan. Transepts and chancel, all aisled under continuous roofs. Tripartite windows with glazing bars set within stilted pointed arches. Arcades are stilted pointed arches. Gabled narthex at west end with one window. Gabled north porch with 3 glazed arcades and an incised brick carving of St Peter the Fisherman by Anthony Foster to Gill's designs. Windows and gutters in poor condition. Evidence of leaks into the Lady Chapel and South transept. The congregation are considering the next steps.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST PETER
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1246581
    Local Planning Authority:
    Great Yarmouth
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    St Peters Church including presbytery
    Street Name:
    Lowestoft Road
    Locality:
    Great Yarmouth
    County:
    Norfolk
    District / Borough:
    Great Yarmouth
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Great Yarmouth
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Priority:
    A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II*

Contact Details

Domenico D'Alessandro 01223 582742