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Church of All Saints and Saint Michael, Ingoldisthorpe

Description: Church of All Saints and Saint Michael

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221395

OS Grid Reference: TF6906932756
OS Grid Coordinates: 569069, 332756
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8657, 0.5102

Location: Manor Close, Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk PE31 6SR

Locality: Ingoldisthorpe
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6SR

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There is also a scheduled monument, Cross in St Michael and All Angels' Churchyard, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


4/11 Church of All Saints
5.6.53. and Saint Michael.

- II*

Parish church. C14 Decorated Perpendicular transitional style, heavily
restored 1857-1858 for the Rev. William Philip Beckett, vicar, presumably
by G.E. Pritchett, architect of the contemporary vicarage (q.v.). Flint
with stone dressings, slated roofs. West tower, nave and clerestorey
with north and south aisles, south porch, chancel. West tower the least
over restored part of the church: partly squared, knapped flint, stone
panelled base, set-off angle buttresses to west face. West window of
2-lights, 4 lancets to second stage, 4 2-light belfry windows, battlemented
parapet. North and south aisles with 3 straight headed 2-light Perpendicular
windows. South porch largely mid-C19. Clerestorey with alternating circular
and quatrefoil 2-light windows. Chancel has 3 south and one north 3-light
windows with 4-centred arched heads combining Decorated flowing mouchettes
and quatrefoils with lower Perpendicular tracery. East window with flowing
Decorated tracery inserted 1858 by Pritchett. Interior: Perpendicular
transitional 4 bay north and south nave arcades, with octagonal piers
and double chamfered arches, semi-octagonal respond piers to tower and
chancel arches, double hollow chamfered arches. Octagonal, originally
rectangular Norman font, stone with simple interlace, beaded interlace,
strapwork, Perpendicular stem and C19 base. In tower under west window,
3 brasses of the Rogerson family, the first dated 1608. Decorated-
Perpendicular squared headed tracery roof screen with one central and
4 side lights. C19 roofs, scissors trussed to nave and chancel with wallposts
and corbels carved by W. Brown of King's Lynn. Much High Victorian stained
glass by Michael O'Connor for the Beckett family of Ingoldisthorpe Manor,
1859-1863; chancel north and 3 south windows, tower west window. East
window 1858, perhaps by William Warrington.

Listing NGR: TF6906932756

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Source: English Heritage

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