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Church of St Mary, Marlingford and Colton

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 226520

OS Grid Reference: TG1271608320
OS Grid Coordinates: 612716, 308320
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6309, 1.1418

Location: Church Road, Marlingford, Norfolk NR9 5HP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/47 Church of St. Mary

29.11.59 II*

Parish church. Mediaeval and Victorian. Flint with stone dressings;
chancel faced with colour-washed brick; slate and plaintile roofs. C15
west tower, C12 south wall of nave, C19 north aisle and south porch and
re-faced chancel. Norman south door with one order of nook-shafts,chevron-
moulded jambs and medallion-moulded arch. One C14 Y-traceried and cusped
2-light south window. Unbuttressed west tower with a 2-light Y-traceried
west window, 2-light ogee-traceried bell-openings and a crenellated parapet.
Chancel tracery Victorian. C14 2-bay north arcade with an octagonal cen-
tral pier and 2-centred arches of 2 plain-chamfered orders. C14 chancel
arch with facetted responds. Tall C15 tower arch. Octagonal font of
Purbeck stone with,shallow, 2-centred blind arches: c.1200. Victorian

Listing NGR: TG1271608320

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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