CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1076900
Date first listed:
10-May-1961
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH ROAD

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Broadland (District Authority)
Parish:
Great Witchingham
National Grid Reference:
TG 10350 20047

Details

TG 12 SW GREAT WITCHINGHAM CHURCH ROAD

4/24 Church of St Mary

10.5.61

GV I

Parish church. West tower, south porch, nave, north and south aisles, south transept and Chancel. C14 and C15. Flint, partly plastered, with stone dressings. Pantiled roofs to Nave, Chancel and south porch, copper roofs to aisles. C14 west tower with angle buttresses flushwork base course and two ogee-headed niches flanking the west window. West doorway blocked. C15 clere- storey of eight bays, westernmost bay blank with flushwork panels. Diaper brickwork on south side. C15 south porch with two flushwork friezes of crowned 'M's and carvings of the Annunciation in the spandrels of the doorway arch, C14 arcades of four bays with octagonal piers and double-chamfered arches. Good arch-braced nave roof with wall posts on stone corbels. Traceried cornice, with eastern bay of roof panelled to form canopy of honour over rood. Plain arch-braced roofs over aisles. Fine seven-sacrament font retaining much original colouring. Four benches with pierced and traceried backs and poppy-heads. Royal arms of Charles II given by Oliver le Neve 1660.

Listing NGR: TG1035020047

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
219931
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: 07 Mar 2005
Reference: IOE01/13272/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alan Francis Polaine. Source Historic England Archive
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