CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1077456
Date first listed:
30-May-1960
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH ROAD

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Breckland (District Authority)
Parish:
Wellingham
National Grid Reference:
TF 87098 22257

Details

TF 82 SE WELLINGHAM CHURCH ROAD 2/52 Church of St Andrew 30.5.60 - II*

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar dressings and brick quoins to encased tower. Plaintile and pantile roofs. West tower, aisle- less nave and chancel. West tower encased except for bell stage. Re- set 2-light late Perpendicular west window. 2-light bell-openings and modern brick and flint parapet. Flint quoins to north west angle of nave. 2 2-light Perpendicular south windows with embattled transoms. One lancet and one Victorian traceried window to north. Chancel with one restored 2-light Perpendicular window, 3 lancets, one 2-light Y-traceried window and a restored 3-light east window in late C13 cusped lancet style. C14 moulded south door. Chamfered and plastered tower arch and no chancel arch. 3 bays of wide interconnecting rere arches to south wall of nave. Trefoil chancel piscina. Screen, dated 1532 by inscription, retains 6 dado panels 4 with very remarkable contemporary paintings notably of St George slaying the dragon. Plain octagonal font.

Listing NGR: TF8709822257

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
220453
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 Mar 2002
Reference: IOE01/04690/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian R. Faulkner. Source Historic England Archive
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