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Remains of Church of St Andrew, Bircham

Description: Remains of Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221544

OS Grid Reference: TF7778432509
OS Grid Coordinates: 577784, 332509
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8607, 0.6394

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

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Listing Text

7/13 Remains of Church
5.6.53. of St. Andrew
- II
Ruins of Parish Church. Fabric possibly C13, details C15, early C19
rebuilding. Flint with stone dressings, brickwork in tower, nave north
buttress and east gable. Nave and west tower only. Tower has early C19 west
door with window above set in C15 embrasure with drip mould. Angle buttresses.
Brick 2 light mullioned belfry windows. Brick nave north buttress and east
gable of early C19 restoration. Perpendicular tower arch with moulded bases
and capitals, semi-octagonal piers and double hollow chamfered arch. Nave
has blocked 4-centred north opening. East gable cuts across nave south half
arch opening. C18 east window reported. Unroofed 1952.

Listing NGR: TF7778432509

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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