Church Of St Mary The Virgin

Date:
4 Sep 2002
Location:
Church Of St Mary The Virgin, Church Road, Brettenham, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7 7QR
Reference:
IOE01/07490/15
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BRETTENHAM CHURCH ROAD 1.

5377 Church of St Mary the Virgin TL 95 SE 33/194 23.1.58 I 2.

A flint church with stone dressings. Mainly of the C14, some C15 work.

Restored in the C19. The west tower is built on the south side of the nave and the lower stage is the south porch. Diagonal buttresses and a castellated parapet. Roofs slate. The nave has arched trusses with short wall posts with moulded caps and bases on stone corbels and there is a castellated wall plate. There is a good C14 octagonal font with ogee panels and a C17 carved cover. The C17 communion rail has twisted balusters. The chancel is restored. Graded for its architectural and historical value.

Listing NGR: TL9672654200

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0545 IOE Records taken by John Daniels; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr John Daniels. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Daniels, John

Rights Holder: Daniels, John

Keywords

Flint, Slate, Stone, Medieval Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Place Of Worship