Church of All Saints, The Green, North Runcton - King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Rebuilt in 1713, after collapse of the medieval church, by Henry Bell, architect of the Customs House King's Lynn and other buildings in the locality. Baroque style exterior and interior, the latter with distinctive plasterwork, panelling, and large-scale paintings of Christ and the Apostles by Giotto Lamponi of Florence. C19 external cementitious render, defective roof coverings and drainage causing internal damage. An application for a Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant in 2017 was unsuccessful.

Church of All Saints, The Green, North Runcton - King's Lynn and West Norfolk
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1342408
  • Local Planning Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of All Saints
  • Street Name: The Green
  • County: Norfolk
  • District / Borough: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
  • Parish: North Runcton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North West Norfolk
  • 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
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I

Contact Details

Malcolm Starr 01223 582723

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England