RUINS OF CHURCH OF ST FELIX AT TF 666 261

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1168733
Date first listed:
15-Aug-1960
Statutory Address:
RUINS OF CHURCH OF ST FELIX AT TF 666 261

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Location

Statutory Address:
RUINS OF CHURCH OF ST FELIX AT TF 666 261

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Sandringham
National Grid Reference:
TF6662226104

Details

SANDRINGHAM BABLINGLEY TF 62 NE 2/45 Ruins of Church of St. Felix at 15.8.60 TF 666 261 I Ruined parish church, C14. Carstone and Sandringham sandstone with limestone dressings. Roofless. West tower, nave, chancel, south aisle and south porch. 3 stage embattled tower with diagonal buttresses, Decorated west window of 2 lights having tracery with quatrefoil between mouchettes, Y tracery bell openings. Two lines of former nave roofs to east face. C15 south porch of brick with diagonal buttresses, 4-centred chamfered brick arch with chamfered imposts, hood mould with niche above. Plain chamfered pointed south doorway. South aisle with 2 openings (tracery lost), lancet to west, small single light to east. Large east window to chancel with curvilinear tracery lost, distinct junction to north between chancel and nave. North nave with blocked arches of former 2 bay arcade, one arch containing a 3-light opening under a pointed segmental head. North doorway as south. Interior: 2 bay arcade to south with octagonal piers and double chamfered arches, similar blocked arcade to north. Tomb recess to east of south arcade, similar recess arch blocked to north. Chancel arch with the width of nave now blocked, lower part of clunch, upper of brick having a brick relieving arch containing 2-light opening under a segmental head with reticulated tracery. Some herringbone work in carstone to west nave, tall tower arch with splayed jambs and moulded arch. The church is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, Norfolk No. 225.

Listing NGR: TF6662226104

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
222154
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.

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Date: 22 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/12004/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Frank H. P. Wadeson. Source Historic England Archive
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