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Church of All Saints and St Peter, Walsingham

Description: Church of All Saints and St Peter

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 March 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 223058

OS Grid Reference: TF9384937552
OS Grid Coordinates: 593849, 337552
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9004, 0.8807

Locality: Walsingham
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR22 6DX

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Listing Text


Church of All Saint's
and St Peter
TF 9337 NE 5/1A 6.3.59.


Mainly C14. Flint with ashlar dressings, with lead roofs. Comprising: nave,
north and south aisles, west tower, north and south porches. Chancel destroyed.
Clerestory windows are quatrefoils within circles. North and south aisles have
C14 2-light reticulated tracery windows, at east end of aisles similar but 3
lights. Large C14 west tower with diagonal buttresses on west corners, later
rendered brick parapet and 2-light bell openings, and large 3-light west window
with reticulated tracery. Perpendicular north and south porches, the south porch
with niches flanking entrance.
Interior: 4-bay north and south arcades. Good arched brace nave roof with small
collar-beams, and contemporary north aisle roof. Very good late C15 benches,
almost complete, in nave and aisles. C17 altar table, and rails with moulded
balusters and finials with central gate. C15 font with C17 cover. Pulpit dated
1613 incorporating earlier traceried panels. Some fragments of C14 stained glass
in heads of north and south aisle windows.

Listing NGR: TF9384937552

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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