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Church of St Botolph, Barford

Description: Church of St Botolph

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 226477

OS Grid Reference: TG1069707988
OS Grid Coordinates: 610697, 307988
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6287, 1.1118

Location: Barford Road, Barford, Norfolk NR9 4AU

Locality: Barford
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 4AU

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Listing Text


4/4 Church of St. Botolph

26.11.59 11*

Parish church of C13 and C15 with C19 restoration. Partially rendered flint
with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Aisleless C15 nave, west tower and
porch. C13 chancel with 3 lancets to south and a Perpendicular east window.
4 large Perpendicular windows with original tracery in nave. West tower
with diagonal buttresses and traceried bell openings and sound holes. C15
tower arch and chancel arch with polygonal responds and 2-ordered wave-
moulded heads. Remains of 3 niches on either side of chancel arch represent-
ing remains of side altars with a piscina to the south. Rood or pulpit
stairs to north. C16 screen with Flamboyant traceried heads supported on
turned baluster shafts. C14 polygonal font with shallow blind tracery.
Late C19 roofs in Gothic style.

Listing NGR: TG1069707988

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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