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Church of St John the Baptist, Stiffkey

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 March 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 223424

OS Grid Reference: TF9747442985
OS Grid Coordinates: 597474, 342985
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9479, 0.9378

Location: Church Street, Stiffkey, Norfolk NR23 1QJ

Locality: Stiffkey
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR23 1QJ

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Listing Text

STIFFKEY CHURCH STREET
TF 9742 (south aide)

15/127 Church of St John
the Baptist

6.3.59 I
Parish church. Largely perpendicular fabric but tower and charnel earlier.
W tower, N porch, nave and chancel. Perpendicular nave, 4 bays, with flushwork
parapet, embracing earlier W tower. Early C15 Porch with armourial shields in
octofoils, brick and flint cheque work in gable, springing of groins inside.
Chancel: late C13 or early C14. Rood stairs on S of nave. Arched braced nave
roof, chancel roof and E Window tracery 1848. C13 piscina. C19 benches, c1920
stalls, Holy Table and reredos. Two medieval stalls with misericords. Wall
monument: Nathaniel Bacon: before 1615, Perhaps by Maximilian Colt.


Listing NGR: TF9747442985

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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