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. Failing C19 external cementitious render, defective roof coverings and drainage causing internal damage. A small Historic England grant will address urgent works ahead of a resubmission to National Lottery Heritage Fund for a comprehensive scheme of works.

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

Location

    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:
    A
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I