TOMB OF ARCHBISHOP SANCROFT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1352155

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1987

Statutory Address: TOMB OF ARCHBISHOP SANCROFT, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOMB OF ARCHBISHOP SANCROFT, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Fressingfield

National Grid Reference: TM 26147 77474

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History

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Details

FRESSINGFIELD CHURCH STREET TM 27 NE 10/22 Tomb of Archbishop - Sancroft GV II

Tomb of Archbishop Sancroft (1617-1693), in the angle of the porch and south aisle of the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul. A white marble tomb chest with stone slab. On the front an inscription in Latin, composed by himself; at one end another inscription in English. The slab is carved with a shield of arms bearing the coat of the see of Canterbury impaled with that of the Sancroft family, and ensigned with an Archi-episcopal mitre. Archbishop Sancroft was born and died at Ufford Hall (Item 8/34); he was Archbishop of Canterbury l678-1690 and a promotor of the rebuilding of St. Paul's Cathedral.

Listing NGR: TM2614777474

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 279971

Legacy System: LBS

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