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Church of St. Andrew, Hingham

Description: Church of St. Andrew

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 227249

OS Grid Reference: TG0218002125
OS Grid Coordinates: 602180, 302125
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5793, 0.9826

Location: Church Street, Hingham, Norfolk NR9 4HP

Locality: Hingham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 4HP

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Listing Text

TG 0202 -0302 (east side)

26.11.59. Church of St. Andrew.


Parish Church. Built 1319-59. A fine large Decorated church. Flint with
stone dressings and slate roofs. Comprising:- nave with clerestorey, north
and south aisles, chancel, two-storey north east vestry, south porch and west
tower. The large west tower in five storeys has set-back buttresses, embattled
parapet, corner turret, patterned frieze at base and over west doorway, and
Decorated windows and 11-openings. Ballflower friezes below eaves of aisles
and nave. Long chancel with much altered east window containing German glass
of circa 1500. Decorated chancel and aisle windows. Perpendicular clerestorey
windows. Interior: tall arcades of six bays, hammerbeam roof. Thomas Lord
Morley tomb is an extremely fine C15 wall monument.

Listing NGR: TG0218002125

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Source: English Heritage

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