CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1183300
Date first listed:
07-Dec-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, CHURCH STREET

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Suffolk Coastal (District Authority)
Parish:
Peasenhall
National Grid Reference:
TM 35542 69208

Details

TM 36 NE PEASENHALL CHURCH STREET (west side)

9/64 Church of St. Michael and - All Angels 7.12.66

GV II*

Parish church. Medieval; much restored 1860-1 in Perpendicular style. Nave, chancel, west tower, north porch, south vestry. Random flint and stone rubble, stone dressings; slated roof. C15 tower: 3-stage diagonal buttresses to the west face and mid C19 crenellated parapet, both with flushwork; 2-light west window, 2-light bell chamber openings; there is a large clock face on the north side. 5-bay nave with 2-light windows. Good C15 porch: knapped flint facade with 3 tiers of flushwork panels, moulded arch, hoodmould with carved spandrels and stops and 3 empty canopied niches above. 2-bay chancel with 5- light east window. Both nave and chancel have mid C19 scissor-braced rafter roofs and crenellated wallplates enriched with fleurons: the chancel wallplate is C15. Good C12 font, square with convex sides and attached corner shafts. Beneath the organ gallery and to the north and south of the sanctuary is some C16 linenfold panelling taken from the nearby Swan public house. Other furnishings mid C19. Graded II* for surviving medieval work, especially the porch.

Listing NGR: TM3554269208

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
285302
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: 23 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/07595/33
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Maxwell Newport. Source Historic England Archive
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