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
© Mr John Daniels. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Daniels, John
Rights Holder: Daniels, John
Flint, Slate, Stone, Medieval Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Place Of Worship