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Parish Church of St Andrew, Holt

Description: Parish Church of St Andrew

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 223743

OS Grid Reference: TG0811938796
OS Grid Coordinates: 608119, 338796
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9063, 1.0933

Location: 11 Church Street, Holt, Norfolk NR25 6BB

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 6BB

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Listing Text

5320 (north side)
Parish Church of
St Andrew
TG03NE 2/30 4/10/60


C14 and later, much restored by William Butterfield in 1864. West tower, Nare, S.
porch N. & S. aisles and chancel. Flint and limestone with lead covered roofs to Nave
and aisles. Steeply pitched plain-tiled roof to chancel. Flintwork partly plastered
over on S. side. Perpendicular windows in aisles, clerestory and E. wall of chancel.
Square West tower with diagonal buttresses. Flint flushwork panels in lower stage of
tower. West doorway surmounted by 2-light window with geometric tracery. Four
sound-openings with cusped Y-tracery. Staircase turret on N. side of tower. Sanctus
bell turret at E. end of Nave. Modern boiler house to S. of S. porch. Interior: C14
arcades with octagonal piers. C14 piscina in S. aisle with painted cross. C13
circular font with fleur-de-lis decoration. Early C14 sedilia and piscina in chancel,
S. side. Some C19 glass by Bryans.
Royal Arms.

Listing NGR: TG0811938796

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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