CHURCH OF ST PETER AND PAUL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1077339
Date first listed:
30-May-1960
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER AND PAUL

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER AND PAUL

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Breckland (District Authority)
Parish:
Wendling
National Grid Reference:
TF 93134 13134

Details

TF 91 SW WENDLING

5/41 Church of St.Peter 30/5/60 and Paul

- II*

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar dressings. Slate and copper roofs. West tower; aisleless nave with south porch and south transept; chancel. West tower with diagonal buttresses. 2-light panel traceried west window with embattled transom. Canted staircase projection to north. 2-light cusped Y-traceried bell-openings. Crenellated parapet with flushwork. Nave with Norman west jamb of former south door to west of porch. 2 restored 2- light traceried windows to south. C14 plain chamfered doorway with a re-set Norman prokrossos above. Blocked C14 plain chamfered doorway to north with fragments of former Norman doorway to the side. One 3-light panel traceried window and one 3-light window with mouchettes. Signs of former rood stair. South transept with a 4-light panel traceried window in gable-end. South porch with 4-centred entrance arch. Chancel with 2 C14 2-light windows to south with dagger soufflets. Priest's door with carved label stops. C15 3-light east window. Interior 3-ordered tower arch without responds. Moulded 4-centred chancel arch on facetted responds. Plain chamfered 4-centred tran- sept arch on corbels. Plain blocked rood stair doorway to north. Medieval arch braced chancel roof. Octagonal font with rustic and mutilated carvings.

Listing NGR: TF9313413134

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
220788
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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/05330/09
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Colin Johnston. Source Historic England Archive
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