CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1351578

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1958

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh (District Authority)

Parish: Thorpe Morieux

National Grid Reference: TL 94353 53351

Summary

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History

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Details

THORPE MORIEUX 1. 5377 Church of St Mary the Virgin TL 95 SW 32/946 23.1.58 I 2. A C13-C14 flint and stone church with a fine west tower with a castellated parapet, diagonal buttresses and a staircase turret. (Circa 1300, Pevsner.) The nave has V shaped buttresses. The south porch is C14 with timber traceried archway and side openings and traceried bargeboards. The south door is also C14, with quatrefoil borders. On the interior the floor slopes considerably from the west end to the chancel. There is a plain square C13 font on 5 pillars. Restored in the C19. Graded for its architectural and historical value.

Listing NGR: TL9435353351

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 277097

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Suffolk, (1974)

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