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ST EDMUNDS CHURCH

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.

Name: ST EDMUNDS CHURCH

List entry Number: 1051279

Location

ST EDMUNDS CHURCH, FISHERGATE

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

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1972

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 229091

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TG 2309 SW FISHERGATE (south side) 11/337 5.6.72 St. Edmunds Church - I Former parish church now redundant. C15 and C16. Flint with stone and brick dressings. Slate roof. West tower. Nave and chancel in one. South aisle and south chapel. North porch and C19 vestry. 3-stage tower with 2-stage diagonal buttresses. 3-light perpendicular west window. Square sound holes with rose tracery and 2-light cusped belfry windows. Flat parapet. 2 and 3-light perpendicular windows to nave. Single-storey porch with gable and single angle buttresses. Scar of rood turret on north wall. Tower arch. Fine butt-purlin roof with attached arch-braces springing from wall-posts. Curving well-braces spring from alternate wall-posts. Carved bosses at the intersection of the ridge-piece and principal rafters. Building sequence:- In 1441 a south chapel was added to the aisle-less nave and chancel. This now forms the central part of the aisle. Late C15 the chapel was extended to form the south aisle and in the early C16 extended east to form chancel aisle.

Listing NGR: TG2333509164

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National Grid Reference: TG 23335 09164

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