CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AT PLEA

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1051880

Date first listed: 26-Feb-1954

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AT PLEA, REDWELL STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AT PLEA, REDWELL STREET

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

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TG 23235 08742

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History

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Details

TG 2308 NW REDWELL STREET (east side) 16/679 26.2.54. Church of St. Michael- at-Plea I Former parish church now redundant. C15 flint with stone and brick dressings. Lead roofs. West tower, nave and chancel. North and south transepts, south chancel chapel. South porch. 3 stage tower with diagonal buttresses. 3-light C19 Perpendicular west window with pointed arch. 2- light belfry window. Square sound hole on east face. 1827 clockface on south. Crenellated parapet with corner pinnacles. 4 bay nave. Stone quatrefoil plinth band. 4 3-light Perpendicular windows with 2-centre arches. 2 storeyed south porch:- outer doorway with attached shafts and 2-centre arch with dripmould. Badly worn spandrels, the left-hand one showing St. Michael with the dragon. Statue niches each side of the door with ogee heads and finial. Flushwork band above doorway. 3 first-floor openings with square heads beneath continuous dripmould. The 2 outer windows with cusped ogee tracery and the central statue niche with a C19 statue. C20 parapet. Good carved timber door to church with an outer border of quatrefoils and 4 inner panels with complex blind tracery. South transept and chancel chapel continuous with 3 and 4-light Perpendicular windows. The south and east walls of the chapel are rendered. East wall of chancel rendered with 3-light Perpendicular window. Arch-braced roof to nave with longitudinal braces and angels at ridge-level. Corner wall monu- ment with an inscription to Jaques de Hern on the left panel and incised family group on right panel.

Listing NGR: TG2323508742

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 229450

Legacy System: LBS

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