CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1036650
Date first listed:
09-Feb-1978
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCHGATE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCHGATE

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
Glemsford
National Grid Reference:
TL 83416 48388

Details

CHURCHGATE 1. 5377 Glemsford Church of St Mary TL 8348 18/137 23.3.61. I GV

2. A fine C14 and C15 flint church with stone dressings. The C14 west tower, in 3 stages, has diagonal buttresses, a castellated parapet and a 3-light Decorated window in the upper stage. The nave arcade and clerestory are C14 and the aisle walls, chapels and the north and south porches are C15 with good flushwork panelling. The aisles and chancel have castellated parapets and the windows have Perpendicular tracery. In 1447 money was left for a south window, in 1454 for a north window and for clerestory windows in 1474-5. The north aisle roof has carved beams and there is a C15 carved font. Graded for its architectural historical and topographical value.

Listing NGR: TL8341648388

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
277934
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/06863/09
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