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Church of All Saints, Stanhoe

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221577

OS Grid Reference: TF8020436880
OS Grid Coordinates: 580204, 336880
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8991, 0.6777

Location: Church Lane, Stanhoe, Norfolk PE31 8QW

Locality: Stanhoe
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 8QW

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Listing Text


4/45 Church of All Saints.

Parish Church. C13, C14 and C15. Flint, stone dressings, slate roofs, lead
north aisle roof. 4 bay nave and aisles, south west tower, 2 bay chancel.
Unbuttressed tower of 3 stages acting as south-west porch. Rectangular lancets
to second stage, 4 2-light belfry windows, 3 with c.1300 "Y" tracery, one
with 2-lights with trefoil in spandrel. Quoins, bell stage stringcourse,
battlemented parapet. Nave west gable has 3-light "Y" tracery west window
c.1300. South aisle has c.1300 tower door. 3 south and one east 2-light
Decorated C14 windows with flowing tracery mouchettes. North aisle has c.1200
north door, one 'Y' tracery c.1300 window, 2 3-light Perpendicular straight
headed windows. Chancel has south priest's door. 2 south c.1300 "Y" tracery
windows with internal reveal arches and colonnettes with bases and capitals.
2 north c.1300 windows with same internal details, one blocked, one with C19
Decorated tracery. East window C19 Decorated tracery. Interior: 4 bay C14
north and south arcades have moulded bases and capitals, octagonal piers and
double hollow chamfered arches. C14 chancel arch with semi-octagonal columns,
double hollow chamfered arch. Early C19 King-post strut nave roof, mid-C19
aisle roofs. Font, stone, High Victorian. Pulpit and reading desk, oak, High
Victorian 1853. Chancel has fine C14 sedilia and piscina under one drip mould,
with moulded bases and capitals to rounded columns, trefoil cusping, ogee
arches and carved head label stops. Early C19 roof. Commmunion Rails 1853.
Stained glass : south aisle south east and east both c.1898, chancel south-west
1869, south east c.1873 close to contemporary Morris and Co style, chancel
east window 1884 in C.E. Kempe style.

Listing NGR: TF8020436880

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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