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Church of St Margaret, Wickmere

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 224524

OS Grid Reference: TG1634732052
OS Grid Coordinates: 616347, 332052
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8425, 1.2110

Location: Wickmere, Norfolk NR11 7LY

Locality: Wickmere
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR11 7LY

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There is also a scheduled monument, St Margaret's Church, Wolterton, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:


5/77 Church of St Margaret
The building shall be upgraded to Grade II*.



5/77 Church of St.Margaret

Former parish church, now a ruin. Medieval. Knapped flint, brick and stone
dressings, iron bound conglomerate. Round tower. Knapped flints have
fallen off in places revealing coursed flint beneath. West window has
remains of stone reveals under 2 centred arch with alternate brick and flint
voussoirs; opening above this with brick reveals and 4-centred arch.
Polygonal stage above, with stone angles; opening to west. Battlements
with flushwork. Remains of brick stair to south. Tall, narrow archway
with some conglomerate quoins in flattened east face; brick head. Remains
of nave gable in place, mostly conglomerate. Interior. Niche under west
window. Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: TG1634732052

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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