CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1172040
Date first listed:
30-May-1960
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Breckland (District Authority)
Parish:
Cranworth
National Grid Reference:
TG 00321 04832

Details

CRANWORTH CHURCH LANE TG 00 SW Southburgh 10/12 Church of St.Andrew 30.5.60 - II*

Parish church. Medieval, thoroughly restored and partially rebuilt in late C19. Flint with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Shingled spire. West tower, aisleless nave with south porch and chancel. Late C19 west tower with angle buttresses and ashlar faced canted stair turret to south. Cusped lancet west window. Very narrow paired lancets at intermediate stage. Paired bell openings with trefoil tracery. Crenellated parapet with flushwork and octagonal spire. Nave with 6 re-set 2-light C14 windows with elaborately cusped soufflets and 2 windows with mouchettes. One 3-light window to south in Perpendicular style. Moulded nave doorways. C19 porch in late Medieval style with lozenge flushwork, cusped Y-traceried side windows and moulded entrance on polygonal responds. Chancel with Priest's door to south, 3 2- light Y-traceried windows to south (one with cusping), a 4-light cusped Y- traceried east window and 2 2-light Y-traceried windows to north (one with cusping). Interior. Wave-moulded tower and chancel arches on carved head corbels with polygonal capitals. Very heavily restored double piscina and sedilia with tri-lobe arches on octagonal shafts. Aumbry to north side of altar. Surviving dado of Medieval chancel screen with blind tracery and original paint. Victorian boarded wagon roofs. 3 late C18 wall tablets in chancel.

Listing NGR: TG0032104832

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
220804
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: 15 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/07734/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter C. Bewes. Source Historic England Archive
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