British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Church of St Andrew, Guist

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 May 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 220673

OS Grid Reference: TG0002025606
OS Grid Coordinates: 600020, 325606
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7909, 0.9650

Location: Norwich Road, Guist, Norfolk NR20 5AJ

Locality: Guist
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 5AJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Guist, Norfolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


2/21 Church of St.Andrew

- II*

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar dressings. Plaintile
roofs. Western tower; nave with north aisle and south porch; chancel. Un-
buttressed tower, probably C16, with canted stair turret to south. Restored
2-light Y-traceried west window, quatrefoil sound holes, plain 2-light bell-
openings with 4-centred heads and parapet. Nave with one 2-light and one
3-light panel traceried late Perpendicular windows with flat heads to south.
North aisle of 1889 with 5 trefoil lancets. C13 plain chamfered south door
with hood mould. Chancel of 1881 by H.Green of Norwich. Porch of 1907.'
interior. Perpendicular tower arch with 3 plain chamfered orders on semi-
circular responds. North arcade of 1889 in Early English style with columns
and ovolo-moulded arches. Good C18 and C19 wall tablets in chancel to the
Norris and Wigget families. 2 windows with Victorian stained glass.

Listing NGR: TG0002025606

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.