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Church of St Faith, Little Witchingham

Description: Church of St Faith

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 219951

OS Grid Reference: TG1154920233
OS Grid Coordinates: 611549, 320233
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7383, 1.1322

Location: Little Witchingham, Norfolk NR9 5PA

Locality: Little Witchingham
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 5PA

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Listing Text


4/47 Church of St Faith


Parish church, now redundant. Fabric mainly C14. Flint rubble with stone
and brick dressings, smut pantile roof continuous over nave and chancel and
swept down over south aisle. Unbuttressed west tower with a frieze and flush-
work panels below parapet. Two-light south windows in nave and chancel and
at east end of aisle with C20 leaded glazing. Blocked north door to nave.
Fragment of a stone preaching cross, carved with crucifixion, in south wall of
chancel. Arcade to south aisle with octagonal piers and double-chamfered arches.
Traces of a fine scheme of wall paintings: foliage pattern surmounted by traces of
groups of figures. Arcade arches have zig-zag patterning with two large-roundels
in the spandrels. C18 king post roof over nave and chancel.

Listing NGR: TG1154920233

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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