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Description: Church of St Peter and St Paul
Date Listed: 25 September 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 227701
OS Grid Reference: TG4219016927
OS Grid Coordinates: 642190, 316927
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6958, 1.5828
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REPPS WITH BASTWICK
TG 41 NW
4/31 Church of St. Peter
and St. Paul
25.9.62 (formerly listed under Repps)
Parish church. C12 west tower with late C13 belfry. C14 nave, restored.
Chancel of 1454-58 demolished and replaced C18. Whole church restored C19.
Flint with brick and ashlar dressings and brick chancel. Slate roofs. 3 stage
tower, the lower 2 stages circular and pierced by one lancet to west.
Octagonal belfry stage with 2-light windows to alternate facets : trefoiled
lights separated by shafts with capitals and bases and a cusped punched vesica.
Blank facets have double arcading also with shafts and punched vesicas. C15
crenellated brick parapet. Diagonal stepped corner buttresses to nave and
stepped side buttresses. Gabled brick early C17 south porch on diagonal
buttresses. Entrance is 4-centred and arch has 3 orders of cut bricks. Wall
sundial over apex. Lancet side windows. Flint also used in side walls. 2
2-light cusped and ogeed south nave windows with quatrefoil vesicas. 3 similar
north nave windows, but larger and of a date later in C14. Late C13 plain
north nave doorway. 2 bay brick C18 chancel with 2 2-light cusped intersecting
windows to flanks. South side also has an arched priests' door. Similar
3-light east window. Interior. South porch roof of moulded principals, one
tier butt purlins, ashlaring and decorated wall plate. Inner south doorway
has wave mouldings. Tower lancet deeply splayed. Round tower doorway into
nave. C19 scissor braced nave roof. Rood stairs survive to south. C19
chancel arch. Part of C16 screen comprising 2 bays right and left of opening.
Thin tracery below top rail. C15 octagonal font with 2 tiers of trefoiled
tracery to each stem panel. Bowl panels decorated with shields set in
quatrefoils. C19 King post chancel roof.
Listing NGR: TG4219016927
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Source: English Heritage
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