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Church of All Saints, Earsham

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 December 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 225347

OS Grid Reference: TM3260188801
OS Grid Coordinates: 632601, 288801
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4476, 1.4214

Location: Church Road, Earsham, Norfolk NR35 2TJ

Locality: Earsham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR35 2TJ

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Listing Text

Church of All Saints
TM 38 NW 17/1 7.12.59


Probably Norman nave enlarged and largely rebuilt with Perpendicular windows
north and south. Chancel circa 1300 with doorway and 2-light window on north
side and 5-light east window with reticulated tracery. C15 north porch with
arch-braced roof. North door with kind of reeding and narrow band of cusped
panels around the edge. Tall west tower with brick battlements above original
battlements, 2-light Y-tracery bell-openings, diagonal buttresses, and recessed
spire, shingled.
Interior: C15 arch braced nave roof and-C15 hammerbeam roof to chancel.
Some box pews on north side. Fine C15 octagonal font with Seven Sacrements
and Crucifixion. Good Victorian octagonal pulpit with traceried panels supported
on cluster of 8 small columns. C16 and C17 foreign stained glass in east
and 2 south windows. Monuments: some good C18 and C19 tablets on walls
of nave and chancel. Churchyard contains C18 and C19 headstones and tombs.

Listing NGR: TM3260188801

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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