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Church of St Andrew, Marlingford and Colton

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226519

OS Grid Reference: TG1044409327
OS Grid Coordinates: 610444, 309327
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6409, 1.1089

Locality: Marlingford and Colton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 5DB

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Listing Text

Church of St. Andrew


Parish church. C14 and later. Flint with ashlar dressings and slate roofs.
West tower, aisleless nave with north porch and chancel. Unbuttressed 3-
stage tower with Y-traceried bell-openings and a crenellated parapet with
flushwork. 6 2-light traceried nave windows in Decorated style, heavily
restored. Chancel windows Victorian. Restored late medieval chancel screen
and some fine C15 carved pew-ends. Medieval wall-painting on west wall
depicting 2 seated women gossiping flanked by devils. Nave roof probably
C17 consisting of alternating arch-braced ties and arch-braced principal
rafters and carved semicircular vegetal motifs on wall plate. Victorian
chancel roof and west gallery.

Listing NGR: TG1044409327

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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