CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1207726
Date first listed:
03-Apr-1951
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT, KING STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT, KING STREET

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Breckland (District Authority)
Parish:
Thetford
National Grid Reference:
TL 87120 83067

Details

THETFORD

TL8783 KING STREET 617-1/6/75 (South side) 03/04/51 Church of St Cuthbert

II*

Parish church. Early C13, C15 and later. West tower rebuilt following collapse in 1851. North aisle 1902. Whole pebbles, flint and ashlar dressings. Slate roofs. West tower, nave, aisles, chancel. 3-stage tower with set-back stepped buttresses. Cusped lancet to ground stage, 4-petal ringing chamber window with square spandrels and 2-light belfry windows. Plain parapet. String courses between storeys. Three 2-light south aisle windows, gabled south porch. 4 north and south clerestory windows. Arched doorway in west end of north aisle. Aisle with two 3-light panel-tracery windows and two 2-light versions. Chancel lit through one C19 lancet and one 2-light renewed plate-tracery window. 3-light C19 chancel east window. INTERIOR: 4 north arcade bays and 5 south arcade bays, all on octagonal piers and with double-chamfered arches. West bay of nave and all of north side 1902. Double wave-moulded chancel arch. Roofs are plain purlin and rafter type with arched braces to wall posts. Chancel roof similar and of 1882. Double late C13 piscina with trefoil cusping and hood mould. Square C11 font bowl with incised arcading to rim standing on later octagonal shaft.

Listing NGR: TL8712083067

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
384742
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: 26 Mar 2004
Reference: IOE01/11946/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Tree. Source Historic England Archive
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