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Church of St James, Wicklewood

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226564

OS Grid Reference: TG0828803138
OS Grid Coordinates: 608288, 303138
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5861, 1.0732

Location: Low Street, Wicklewood, Norfolk NR18 9EU

Locality: Wicklewood
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR18 9EU

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Listing Text


6/91 Church of St. James


Former parish church, now derelict. Mediaeval and later. Flint with ashlar
and some brick dressings. Slate roof. West tower, aisleless nave-cum-chancel,
2 former side chapels and a south porch. Unbuttressed, 3-stage, C15 west
tower with a 3-light Perpendicular west window, a dagger traceried sound hole
and a bell-stage rebuilt in 1714 according to datestone. Nave with 2 Perpen-
dicular traceried windows in blocked openings to former side chapels. 2
restored C13 lancet windows and a Victorian plate traceried east window.
Cusped piscina to former north side chapel on exterior. C15 chancel-arch
and arch to former south side chapel. Fine C13 double piscina with bell
capitals and filletted bowtells to arches. C15 porch with moulded archways
and stoop. Victorian hammerbeam roof. No furnishings.

Listing NGR: TG0828803138

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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