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Church of St Peter and St Paul, Barnham Broom

Description: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 226480

OS Grid Reference: TG0822907787
OS Grid Coordinates: 608229, 307787
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6279, 1.0753

Locality: Barnham Broom
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 4DB

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/7 Church of St.Peter
26.11.59 and St.Paul


Parish church. C15. Flint with ashlar and some brick dressings and concrete
tiled roofs. Western tower, aisleless nave with south porch and chancel.
3-storeyed western tower with staged diagonal buttresses, 2-light traceried
bell-openings and a crenellated parapet with flush work and carved finials
at the corners representing the Evangelist symbols. All window tracery
renewed in .C,1850. C15 chancel arch with semi-circular responds and wave-
moulded head. Tall C15 tower arch with plain jambs and moulded 2-ordered
head. Angle piscina in chancel. Former rood stairs to north side of nave.
Very fine C15 chancel screen with painted dado figures of saints, consisting
of 7 bays with crocketted ogee arches and Perpendicular spandrel tracery.
Original arch-braced nave roof. Other furnishings including western gallery,
pulpit, reredos and arch-braced chancel year, c1850. Listed grade I for chancel

Listing NGR: TG0822907787

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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