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Church of St Catherine, Morningthorpe and Fritton

Description: Church of St Catherine

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 December 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 225612

OS Grid Reference: TM2275193285
OS Grid Coordinates: 622751, 293285
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4920, 1.2797

Location: Morning Thorpe, Norfolk NR15 2LN

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

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Listing Text

Church of St Catherine
TM 29 SW 9/2B 7.12.59


C12 round west-tower with C15 octagonal belfry stage and later embattled
parapet. Unmoulded tower arch with plain imposts. Plain C12 north doorway
to nave. Nave has C19 Perpendicular windows. Chancel has two-light lancet
and Y-tracery windows. C15 south porch. Interior: Cl9 roofs. C15 wall
paintings of St Christopher, St George and small figure of bishop. C15 octagonal
font with four lions against stem and four lions and angels against bowl.
Circa 1520 dado of screen with eight painted panels two of which depict John
Bacon, the donor and his family, screen rebuilt above dado. Building materials:
flint rubble, brick and stone dressings, with slate roof.

Listing NGR: TM2275193285

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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