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Church of St Mary, Hilborough

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 220966

OS Grid Reference: TL8311898835
OS Grid Coordinates: 583118, 298835
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5565, 0.6998

Location: B1108, Hilborough, Norfolk IP26 5BX

Locality: Hilborough
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5BX

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Listing Text


5/19 Church of St.Mary

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar and some brick
dressings. Plaintile roof. Aisleless nave, with vestry to north, and chancel
on same alignment. West wall with a 2-light cusped Y-traceried window and
a C19 bell-cote. South wall with a wave-moulded doorway, 4 restored late-
Medieval 2-light windows with flat heads and a hollow chamfered priest's door-
way. North wall with one 2-light window with flat head to chancel. 3-light
cusped Y-traceried east window. Interior. Wave-moulded chancel arch on
polygonal responds. Simple arched piscina in chancel. Surviving rood stair
to south side of nave. C17 polygonal pulpit with fluted frieze. Fine late-
Medieval benches with traceried backs and carved poppy heads. Simple C14
octagonal font.

Listing NGR: TL8311898835

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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