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Church of All Saints, Shotesham

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 226682

OS Grid Reference: TM2466899016
OS Grid Coordinates: 624668, 299016
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5426, 1.3118

Location: Roger's Lane, Shotesham, Norfolk NR15 1XH

Locality: Shotesham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1XH

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Listing Text

(south side)

8/105 Church of All Saints


Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar and some brick dress-
ings. Pantiled roofs. West tower with vestry to south, aisleless nave
with north porch and chancel with south aisle. C15 west tower with diagonal
buttresses. Bell-openings with Perpendicular tracery surviving to west
only. Crenellated parapet with gargoyles. 2-light traceried west window.
Main fabric of nave C11 or C12 with former eastern rubble quoins marking
extent. 5 restored 3-light Perpendicular windows with crenellated and
cusped transoms. Victorian sanctus bell surmounted by eagle. Chancel
with modern Y-traceried east window. Plain chamfered chancel and tower
arches. 2-bay chancel with plain chamfered arcades (blocked to north).
Remains of rood stair. C15 octagonal font with lions and angels. Surviving
late medieval wall paintings with one complete figure being burnt (in Hell
presumably). Jacobean communion rail with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: TM2466899016

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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