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Church of St Nicholas, Twyford

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 May 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 220704

OS Grid Reference: TG0167724610
OS Grid Coordinates: 601677, 324610
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7814, 0.9889

Location: A1067, Twyford, Norfolk NR20 5LY

Locality: Twyford
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 5LY

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Listing Text


5/52 Church of
30.5.60 St. Nicholas

- II*

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint (rendered to south and east)
with ashlar and ferruginous conglomerate dressings. Brick tower-porch and
pantil.e roof. Aisleless nave with undifferentiated chancel and tower-porch
to south. Tower-porch of 1732 according to datestone. Diagonal buttresses,
entrance with segmental arch, 3 honeycomb vents to upper stage, crenellated
parapet and lead covered wooden bell cupola. C14 moulded south doorway
with fleuron decorated hood-mould and carved label stops. North doorway
blocked. South wall of nave and chancel with 2 double lancets, one 2-light
flat-headed Perpendicular window and one modern 2-light cusped I-traceded
window. 3-light Y-traceried east window. North wall with one 2-light flat-
headed Perpendicular window, one modern double lancet, one modern cusped
single lancet and one 3.-light panel-traceried Perpendicular window.
Fragments of medieval glass in north west window.

Listing NGR: TG0167724610

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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