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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1351546



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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Monks Eleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1958

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 276927

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MONKS ELEIGH CHURCH HILL 1. 5377 (east side) Church of St Peter TL 9647 54/775 23.1.58. I 2. A flint church with stone dressings largely of the C14 and C15 standing on the site of a Saxon church. The C15 west tower has flush flint and stone panelling, set back buttresses and a half octagonal stair turret on the south face. The parapet is castellated and the upper stage of the tower has octagonal buttresses terminated by crocketted pinnacles. The aisles and chancel have castellated parapets. The south arcade of the nave is C14 with octagonal piers with concave sides. The north arcade has plain octagonal piers. The font is C13 with a square bowl on a moulded central shaft and 4 corner pillars. There is a fine C15 octagonal pulpit with traceried panels. The chancel was rebuilt in 1855.

Listing NGR: TL9662147752

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National Grid Reference: TL 96621 47752


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