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Church of St Andrew, Brinton

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 March 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 223556

OS Grid Reference: TG0381035722
OS Grid Coordinates: 603810, 335722
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8803, 1.0274

Location: Stody Road, Brinton, Norfolk NR24 2QF

Locality: Brinton
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR24 2QF

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Listing Text

Church of St Andrew

Parish Church. West tower, nave and chancel, north aisle, and transept, south porch.
Flint with stone dressings and slated roof. West tower of stages with diagonally set
buttresses. Perpendicular west window but 4 decorated bell windows, parapet with
three surviving pinnacles. South porch, nave south wall with one 2-light and one
straight headed Perpendicular window with 2 2-light Perpendicular clerestory windows
above; 2 further nave bays omit clerestory for 2 large 3-light straight headed
Perpendicular windows. C17 3-light straight headed chancel east window. North aisle
with blocked door, one 2-light Early English window, one 3-light window. North
transept with diagonally set and right angle corner buttresses and 3-light
Perpendicular window, niche above. Interior with four and a half bay nave with north
aisle and transept off. Perpendicular tower arch on corbels. Three bay Perpendicular
north arcade with double hollow chamfered arches. Four bay nave roof, C15 wall posts,
arched wall plates and arched braces with extra half bay over site of rood screen.
Filled in stair arch to north. C17 painted text opposite south door. C15 half
pitched arched braced roof to north aisle and north transept. C16 poppyhead benches
nave and aisle, one with dated (later?) 1544. Perpendicular font. Deep holy water
stoup by south door. Three-light north aisle window 1892 and chancel south window
1895 by A L Moore, chancel east window c1850.

Listing NGR: TG0381035722

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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