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Church of St John the Baptist, Morningthorpe and Fritton

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 December 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 225589

OS Grid Reference: TM2184492556
OS Grid Coordinates: 621844, 292556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4858, 1.2659

Locality: Morningthorpe and Fritton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 2QL

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Listing Text

Church of St John the
TM 29 SW 9/1B 7.12.59


C12 round west tower, with C14 top stage with battlements, and unmoulded
tower arch with imposts. Nave and chancel with large Perpendicular windows.
C19 south porch. Interior: C19 arch-braced roofs. Decorated piscina with
ogee arch. C15 octagonal font with four lions against the stem and four
figures of angels and four lions against the bowl. Monuments: Elizabethan
tomb chest without inscription. Margaret Gostling 1723 a tablet with twisted
columns by Thomas Stayner. Building materials: flint rubble with stone dressings
and slate roofs.

Listing NGR: TM2184492556

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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