CHURCH OF ST MARY WISTON

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1351854

Date first listed: 23-Mar-1961

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY WISTON

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST MARY WISTON

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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh (District Authority)

Parish: Nayland-with-Wissington

National Grid Reference: TL 95460 33265

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History

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Details

Nayland with Wissington 1. 5377 Church of St Mary Wiston TL 93 SE 15/597 23.3.61. I

2. A small Norman church of the C11 with a nave and apsidal chancel. At the west end there is a small timber-framed and weatherboarded belfry with a pyramid roof. Restored and altered in 1853. The Church is now faced with cement. The south door has an C11 arch enriched with lattice ornamentation in the tympanum and a single order of shafts with chevron and spiral ornamentation. The chancel has a fine C11 arch with chevron ornamentation and 1 order of shafts with spiral and lattice ornamentation. The east window has ornamented shafts and an arch with chevron ornamentation and the sanctuary has a cross vault with carved boss. The interior has a cycle of C13 wall paintings much of which survives. The font is C15, octagonal with figures and shields. Graded for its historical interest and interior features.

Listing NGR: TL9546033265

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 278349

Legacy System: LBS

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