RUIN OF CHARNEL HOUSE ABOUT 10 METRES SOUTH OF THE SOUTH AISLE OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1351323
Date first listed:
07-May-1954
Date of most recent amendment:
02-Oct-1984
Statutory Address:
RUIN OF CHARNEL HOUSE ABOUT 10 METRES SOUTH OF THE SOUTH AISLE OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, THE CHURCHARD

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Location

Statutory Address:
RUIN OF CHARNEL HOUSE ABOUT 10 METRES SOUTH OF THE SOUTH AISLE OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, THE CHURCHARD

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Forest Heath (District Authority)
Parish:
Mildenhall
National Grid Reference:
TL 71045 74579

Details

TL 7174 12/36 7.5.54

MILDENHALL THE CHURCHYARD Ruin of Charnel House, - about 10m. south of the south aisle of Church of St. Mary. (Formerly listed as Remains of Chapel in Churchyard)

II

Ruined charnel house, 1387, for Ralph de Walsham. Flint rubble with freestone dressings. The main feature is a late C19 moulded arched doorway in the C13 Gothic style, added when the ruin was adapted for the vault of the Read family; framed by the doorway is a limestone slab inscribed with epitaphs to several of their number. To right are remains of steps up to the chapel of St. Michael which was built above the charnel house.

Listing NGR: TL7104574579

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
275845
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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07247/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Richard Egerton. Source Historic England Archive
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