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Church of All Saints, Stanford

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 18 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 220989

OS Grid Reference: TL8577594719
OS Grid Coordinates: 585775, 294719
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5187, 0.7366

Location: Stanford, Norfolk

Locality: Stanford
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England

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Listing Text


9/41 Church of All Saints


Redundant parish church. .Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar and some
brick dressings. Windows protected by corrugated iron shutters. Plaintile
and corrugated tile roofs. Round western tower; aisled nave with south porch;
chancel with vestry to north. C12 tower with C14 bell stage. Early
Perpendicular west window of 2 lights. Original first floor loop window.
Octagonal bell stage with alternating blind and open bell openings of 2 lights
with mouchettes and super mullions. South aisle C19 with 3 2-light traceried
windows and one of 3 lights. North aisle with restored tracery to north and
west and a C14 3-light cusped Y-traceried east window. Chancel with 2
restored 2-light windows'to south, one to north and a restored 4-light
reticulated east window. Fragments of C12 chevron and C14 or C15 blind
tracery re-set in south aisle east wall. Interior. C12 tower arch with nook
shafts and arris roll. C14 3-bay arcades of quatrefoil piers with intermediate
rolls supporting wave moulded arches of 2 orders. Chancel arch in similar
style. Former eastern chapel to south aisle with one surviving respond
showing stiff leaf capitals and a moulded arch springing. Plain octagonal
font. No furniture. This building is in the Stanford Battle Area.

Listing NGR: TL8577594719

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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