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Church of St Andrew, Scole

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 December 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 225995

OS Grid Reference: TM1510279045
OS Grid Coordinates: 615102, 279045
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3672, 1.1581

Location: Norwich Road, Dickleburgh and Rushall, Norfolk IP21 4EE

Locality: Scole
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4EE

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Listing Text

(south-east side)
Church of St Andrew
TM 17 NE 25/1 7.12.59


Mainly early C14 and C15, with traces of pre-Conquest work. Much restored
in 1874. Gutted by fire in 1963 when C15 hammer-beam roof of nave was destroyed.
Consists of nave, chancel, south aisle, west tower and C19 south porch.
Tall unbuttressed west tower with 2-light bell-openings with Y-tracery and
embattled parapet with chequer flushwork. Four bay south arcade with octagonal
piers and double hollow-chamfered arches. Chancel arch destroyed in fire.
Fragment of wall painting in niche in north wall. Piscina in south aisle.
C15 octagonal font with angels on sides of bowl and four lions against
stem. C15 foot of lectern, square with angle leaves.
Building materials: flint with stone dressings, new black glazed pantile

Listing NGR: TM1510279045

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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