CHURCH OF ST BOTOLPH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1051451
Date first listed:
25-Sep-1962
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST BOTOLPH

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST BOTOLPH

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Broadland (District Authority)
Parish:
Cantley
National Grid Reference:
TG 39530 03992

Details

CANTLEY LIMPENHOE TG 30 SE 6/26 Church of St. Botolph. 25.9.62 II* Parish Church of Limpenhoe. Medieval core, rebuilt in 1881 by A.S. Hewitt. Flint with stone dressings and plaintile roof. West tower, north porch, nave, north vestry and chancel. 2 stage tower containing C15 brick. Tower C15 to nave roof level, C19 above. Diagonal buttresses. Flushwork base course and polygonal north staircase tower. C19 3-light west window and 2-light belfry windows. Battlemented parapet. Gabled timber frame C19 porch, with Perpendicular tracery, flint and stone base. Three bay nave with set back buttresses. Re- set C14 and C15 windows to north and south. Blocked Norman south doorway with attached shafts, decorated cushion capitals and double reveal arch with chevron and scallop patterns. 3 bay chancel with priest's door and 2-light window to north, 2-light windows to south and 4-light window to east, all in Decorated style. Angle buttresses, and parapet gables with cross finials. Interior mainly C19. Restored tower arch, with C15 attached shafts and C19 capitals and arch. C13 octagonal font of purbeck marble with blind arcade of pointed arches, the bowl standing on base with central column, and eight colonnettes.

Listing NGR: TG3953003992

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
228602
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: 29 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01066/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr W.E. Butland. Source Historic England Archive
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