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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1033564



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Somerton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Mar-1961

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 278525

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/02/2015

TL 85 SW 3/781 5377

UPPER SOMERTON, Somerton, Church of St Margaret

(Formerly listed as Church of All Saints)



A small C13 flint church with a blocked Norman north doorway with 1 order of shafts with scalloped heads. The west tower has diagonal buttresses and a castellated parapet with flint and stone chequer work. The chancel and chancel chapel are early C14. The east window is perpendicular, with early C14 shafting on the inside. There is a shafted squint. The interior has a fine octagonal Jacobean pulpit with ornamented panels, and a Jacobean or early Stuart communion rail. The C15 octagonal font is carved with rose and shields. Graded for its architectural and historical interest.

Listing NGR: TL8108653015

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National Grid Reference: TL 81086 53015


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