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Church of St Lawrence, Wretham

Description: Church of St Lawrence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 219890

OS Grid Reference: TL8998191471
OS Grid Coordinates: 589981, 291471
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4881, 0.7967

Location: Wretham, Norfolk IP24 1RH

Locality: Wretham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 1RH

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Listing Text

TL 89 SE
1/67 Church of St Lawrence
(formerly listed as
Remains of Church of
St Lawrence West Wretham)

16.7.58 II

Parish church, now in ruins. Mid C14 and C15. Flint built with ashlar
quoins on simple nave and chancel plan. West tower is square below finished
with octagonal belfry stage with ?-light windows, some blocked and all without
tracery. Flushwork battlemented parapet. Good south doorway to nave with
mid C14 mouldings. Remains of one 2-light C15 window in chancel north wall
and fragments of piscina and sedilia. Chancel south wall has priest's doorway
and tomb recess on exterior. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument, County Number 92.

Listing NGR: TL8998191471

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

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