CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1377135
Date first listed:
16-Mar-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
25-Oct-1984
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Suffolk Coastal (District Authority)
Parish:
Wickham Market
National Grid Reference:
TM 30228 55798

Details

WICKHAM MARKET TM 3055-3155 5/23 CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS 16.3.66 (Formerly listed under General GV II* Parish church. Nave, chancel and octagonal tower C14, aisles and south chantry chapel are C15. The whole church much restored mid C19. Main fabric in flint with stone quoins and dressings. Plain tiled roofs with parapets to the gables of the nave, chancel and north and south aisles. The tower is on the south side; its south door forms the main entrance porch and has a 2 centred pointed arch with stone voussoirs: the arch springs from 3 engaged columns with caps. The tower is in 3 stages with thin string courses: the upper stage has Perpendicular louvered bell openings on all eight sides and is surmounted by a slender leaded spire in chevron pattern surrounded by a castellated parapet. The tower has six bells, mostly C17. The windows are a mixture of Decorated and Perpendicular mostly clear glazed. The interior is plain and of much C19 restoration almost without exception well executed in the manner of the C14. The chancel has a simple plastered, barrel vaulted ceiling with painted decoration. To the left of the C15 south chapel is the former rood loft entrance. The font is C14; octagonal with tracery panelled stem and crocketed gables on bowl. In the south wall of the chancel are sedilia and piscina. Graded II* for external appearance and spire.

Listing NGR: TM3022855798

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
285196
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: 01 Oct 2005
Reference: IOE01/14642/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Hubert Smith. Source Historic England Archive
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