Church of St John De Sepulchre, Ber Street - Norwich

Redundant church of C15 to C16 date; closed in 1984 and now in the care of the Norwich Historic Churches Trust. Built of flint with stone and brick dressings. All Perpendicular except for the vestry which was constructed in 1906. Restored in 1866. There is serious and ongoing structural movement at the north-western end of the building, with significant movement in the vestry (now propped) and cracking in the north transeptal chapel. Rainwater goods undersized and large trees in close proximity. Historic England Heritage at Risk Repair Grant accepted; project development underway 2018.

Church of St John De Sepulchre, Ber Street - Norwich
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST JOHN DE SEPULCHRE
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1280767
    Local Planning Authority:
    Norwich
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St John De Sepulchre
    County:
    Norfolk
    District / Borough:
    Norwich
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Norwich South
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    Priority:
    B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Ownership:
    Charity (heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, CA