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Church of St.margaret, Field Dalling

Description: Church of St.margaret

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 224742

OS Grid Reference: TG0261839605
OS Grid Coordinates: 602618, 339605
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9156, 1.0122

Location: Saxlingham, Norfolk NR25 7LB

Locality: Field Dalling
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7LB

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There is also a scheduled monument, Heydon Hall, Saxlingham (near Holt), 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


4/10 Church of St.Margaret
_ II*

Parish church. Medieval, heavily restored in 1898. Flint with stone and
brick dressings. Lead roofs. West tower, nave, south porch, north and south
transepts. Tower with diagonal buttesses. West window of 3 ogee-headed
lights, panel tracery; 4-centred arch; hood mould. Blocked slit light over.
To south, 2-light ringing chamber opening under square hood. 2-light bell-
openings, that to west with cusped lights; those to north and south with a
roundel in the head; all with brick voussoirs and hood moulds. Gargoyles.
Parapet. Stair to north face of towers with quatrefoil lights. Nave of 4
bays. To north, a blocked doorway. 2 3-light windows with panel tracery,
restored; 4 centred arches. North transept very much restored. To south
2 similar 3-light windows, restored. South transept also much restored.
Chancel with one 3-light window with panel tracery to south. East window
of 5 lights with panel tracery. C19 porch to first have bay. C19 nave door-
way. Interior. Restored tower arch; shafts with polygonal capitals and
bases. C19 arachways to transepts. C19 roof. Some re-set pieces of
medieval stone. Alabaster kneeling figure from tomb of Lady Mirabel Heyden
dated 1593 now set in C19 niche.

Listing NGR: TG0261839605

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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