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Church of St Andrew, Ickburgh

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: I
Date Listed: 18 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 220969

OS Grid Reference: TL8375496535
OS Grid Coordinates: 583754, 296535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5357, 0.7079

Location: Ickburgh, Norfolk IP26 5DA

Locality: Ickburgh
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5DA

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Listing Text


5/22 Church of St.Andrew


Redundant church. Medieval and later. Rendered flint with ashlar and some
brick dressings. Re-used ashlar in rebuilt west wall. Plaintile roofs.
Aisleless nave with south porch and north vestry; chancel. Bottom courses
of reveals of a former tower arch or doorway survive in west wall. Rebuilt
gable with C19 bellcote in Norman style. 2-light west window. Late-Medieval
south porch with rebuilt entrance arch. Fine C12 south doorway of 3 orders
(2 on nook shafts) with chevron and reel ornament. Nook shafts with one
volute capital and 3.cushion capitals. Late-Medieval door of fielded boards
with cover strips and some original metalwork. 2 2-light panel traceried
nave windows with flat heads. 2 blocked Norman loops with wide splays.
Chancel with one 3-light Y-traceried south window. All windows covered with
sheets of corrugated iron. Interior. C12 roll-moulded chancel arch of 3
orders with reel ornament to middle order. Supported on a pair of half shafts
and nook shafts with, cushion capitals. Nook shafts missing from northern
respond. C14 piscina in chancel with cusped arch. Heavily restored C15 nave
roof. C14 octagonal. font with a different tracery motif to each facet.
Baroque monument to Sir Nicholas Garrard (died 1727) by Christopher Horsnaile
senior. Marble with"'architectural background to semi-reclining effigy. This
building is situated in the Stanford Battle Area.

Listing NGR: TL8375496535

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Source: English Heritage

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