Church of St Mary, Low Road, Forncett - South Norfolk

C13 and C15 church, tower with Saxon fabric, chancel of 1869. Declared redundant in 1985 and fell into very poor condition throughout, but has subsequently been returned to use for worship and community activities, winning a Historic England Angel Award in 2015. Two phases of important work completed to the nave, chancel, tower and north porch with assistance from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1304627
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Norfolk
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Street Name:
    Low Road
    Locality:
    Forncett St Mary
    County:
    Norfolk
    District / Borough:
    South Norfolk
    Parish:
    Forncett
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South 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, CA

Contact Details

Trudi Hughes 01223 582739