Church of St Mary, Black Street, Martham - Great Yarmouth

West tower late C14, nave and aisles mid C15, chancel 1456-69 by Robert Everard. Chancel demolished and rebuilt 1855-61 by Philip Boyce and remainder of church restored. The nave has defective roofing and rainwater goods. A Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant was accepted 2017, with repair works to include re-covering of nave roof, repairing clerestories and renewal of rainwater goods. The project development phase is underway 2018.

Church of St Mary, Black Street, Martham - Great Yarmouth
© Nicholas Warns Architects

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1152351
    Local Planning Authority:
    Great Yarmouth
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Street Name:
    Black Street
    County:
    Norfolk
    District / Borough:
    Great Yarmouth
    Parish:
    Martham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Great Yarmouth
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Priority:
    B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA