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Church of St Mary, Antingham

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 224467

OS Grid Reference: TG2525732840
OS Grid Coordinates: 625257, 332840
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8459, 1.3436

Location: Church Lane, Antingham, Norfolk NR28 0NL

Locality: Antingham
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR28 0NL

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Listing Text


7/20 Church of St.Mary

- I

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with stone dressings; tiled roof.
West tower, nave, continuous chancel, south porch. C14 Embattled 2 stage
tower with diagonal buttresses to west. 3-light Decorated reticulated west
window; slit openings to ringing chamber; 2-light Perpendicular bell-
openings with panel tracery. Buttressed nave of 3 bays. Earlier, shallower
pitched roof line visible on south west and north west corners. 2 3-light
Decorated windows with cusped reticulated tracery of early C14 to south.
To north a doorway then 2 similar C14 windows. Buttressed chancel with
one similar C14 window each to north and south. To north a priest's doorway
of brick under hood mould. Porch of 1864 restoration to first nave bay.
Nave doorway with hood mould. Simple arched niche above with remains of
red paint. Interior. Medieval arch-braced roof, embattled wall-plate,
simple ashlaring. Tower arch with octagonal shafts. No architectural
marking of chancel. Chancel roof perhaps of C17 has straight braces curved
to form continuous arch with collars; probably replacing earlier braces.
C13 octagonal font on shafts. Memorial brass of 1562 to man with 19

Listing NGR: TG2525732840

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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