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Old St Margaret's Church, Hopton-on-Sea

Description: Old St Margaret's Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 227769

OS Grid Reference: TM5301799972
OS Grid Coordinates: 653017, 299972
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5388, 1.7297

Location: Watsons Close, Hopton on Sea, Norfolk NR31 9BH

Locality: Hopton-on-Sea
Local Authority: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR31 9BH

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Listing Text

TM 59 NW
(east side)
11/34 Old St. Margaret's
27.11.54 Church (formerly listed
as the ruins of Old St
Margaret's Church)
- II

Ruins of parish church. Late C13 and C14. Flint with ashlar dressings and
some brick. No roofs. West tower, nave, chancel and north aisle to both nave
and chancel. 3 stage square tower supported on diagonal western buttresses.
Knapped flint. 2-light Perpendicular west window. Small cusped 2-light
belfry windows with square heads. Plain parapet. 3-light reticulated north
aisle east and west windows with fragments of tracery only in eastern one.
North flank of aisle pierced by cinquefoil lancets. Lancets also to south
nave. Interior of aisle east window flanked by ogee niches.

Listing NGR: TM5301799972

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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