Remains Of St.Peters Church
- 10 Jul 2002
- Remains Of St.Peters Church, Thorpe Lane, Ashfield Cum Thorpe, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14 6NE
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ASHFIELD CUM THORPE THORPE LANE TM 26 SW
5/12 Remains of St. Peter's 9/12/55 Church
Ruins of former parish church of Thorpe. Medieval, perhaps C12. Part of a round tower of flint rubble, in 2 fragments, standing to a maximum height of c. 12m. To the west, an incomplete ground floor window opening and a small part of the one above. At a higher level to the north is part of a further window. Lower walls plastered internally. Attached to the north east is small remains of the nave, in red brick. The nave and chancel are said to have been rebuilt in 1739 and pulled down some time after Ashfield church was opened in 1853.
Listing NGR: TM2004162275
Copyright IoE Mr Derek Routen. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Routen, Derek
Rights Holder: Routen, Derek
Brick, Flint, Rubble, Medieval Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship