Church of All Saints, Threxton, Little Cressingham - Breckland

Medieval and later church. Flint with ashlar and some brick dressings. Plain tile roofs. Circular west tower believed to be of pre-Conquest date; nave with unusually narrow north aisle. Medieval decoration surviving. Extensive rainwater and groundwater ingress affecting the tower and nave. Some windows with medieval glass in poor condition. A Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant application was successful in 2016 and the works are in progress 2018.

Church of All Saints, Threxton, Little Cressingham - Breckland
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of All Saints
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1152169
  • Local Planning Authority: Breckland
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of All Saints
  • Locality: Threxton
  • County: Norfolk
  • District / Borough: Breckland
  • Parish: Little Cressingham
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South West Norfolk
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I