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Church of All Saints, Croxton

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 16 July 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 219853

OS Grid Reference: TL8736086617
OS Grid Coordinates: 587360, 286617
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4454, 0.7554

Location: The Street, Croxton, Norfolk IP24 1LL

Locality: Croxton
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 1LL

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Listing Text

CROXTON THE STREET
TL 8786
(east side)
11/28 Church of All Saints
16.7.58 I

Parish church. C12-C15. Restored 1856. Flint with ashlar dressings and
brick. Pantiled nave and aisle roof and slate over chancel. C12 round tower
to west. Octagonal belfry stage with 4 2-light windows of c. 1300. C19
broach spire. All exterior detailing except south clerestory and chancel
east window is C19. South porch and aisle. South clerestroy of brick
comprising 2 2-light windows per bay, probably late C15. Chancel east window
3-lights double ogee type of c. 1340. One flushwork panelled corner buttress.
North side has C19 vestry and 3 C19 windows. No clerestory. Nave interior
of 3 bays. Octagonal piers with double chamfered arches on south. Similar
chancel arch. Very fine late C15 hammerbeam roof with crenellated wall plate
and hammerbeams. Panelled spandrels, arched brace to ridge purlin with
pendants at intersections. Single moulded butt purlins. Early C15 font,
probably of 7 sacraments but with carvings lost.


Listing NGR: TL8736086617

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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