Church Of St Maurice

26 Jun 2002
Church Of St Maurice, Church Lane, Briningham, North Norfolk, Norfolk
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TG 03 SW BRININGHAM CHURCH LANE 8/29 Church of St Maurice



Parish church. Flint walls and black pantile roof. Fabric of c1300 with later details. Nave and chancel. Three-stage south-west tower with porch beneath with 4 Y tracery bell-opening windows. Three bay nave with 3-light switch tracery west window c1300. Nave south wall with one 2-light decorated window, and one 4-light decorated window with elaborate curvilinear tracery and mouchettes. North wall with blocked north door and two 2-light decorated windows. Chancel south wall with two 2-light decorated windows with straight heads, partly exposed squint and priest's door. North chancel wall with one 2-light window and late C19 lean-to vestry. Three-light curvilinear chancel east window with mouchettes. Nave with C14 font. Piscina in south nave wall. In embrasure of the 4-light window re-set c1200 collonettes and capitals. Chancel arch and piscina and sedilia, with ball flower mouldings, of c1300. Two empty niches of curvilinear designs flank east window. Re-used C18 balusters to communion rail. c1800 gothick organ. C19 nave and chancel roofs.

Chancel north window stained c1850.

Listing NGR: TG0388034394


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Flint, Pantile, Medieval Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship