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Church of All Saints, Morston

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 March 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 223407

OS Grid Reference: TG0083843825
OS Grid Coordinates: 600838, 343825
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9542, 0.9883

Location: The Street, Morston, Norfolk NR25 7AA

Locality: Morston
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7AA

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Listing Text

TG 0043 (south side)

13/106 Church of All Saints

6.3.59 I
Parish Church of All Saints. Fabric dating from C12, but mainly C13. Walls flint,
stone dressings. W tower, N and S porches, nave, N and S aisles, chancel. Base of
tower late Cl2, rest of fabric C13: tower with its windows, chancel and arcades of
4 bays clerestory with quatrefoils set in squares. Aisles, W windows and S doorway
late C13. C15 roofs to nave, chancel, N aisle. Bell stage of tower partly rebuild
C1800 in brick with S bell openings of honeycomb pattern brick exactly as in con-
temporary barn architecture.

Whitewashed all over, including the stone piers, clear glass throughout. C15 font
on prominent base, octagonal, Evangelists' symbols. Base of C15 screen; part of
C15 carving re-used in tower arch screen. C17 Holy table and communion rails,
mid C19 stalls, benches. The Butter tomb in the churchyard is listed separately.

Listing NGR: TG0083843825

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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