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Church of St Peter and St Paul, Mautby

Description: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 September 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 227782

OS Grid Reference: TG4597410827
OS Grid Coordinates: 645974, 310827
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6394, 1.6341

Location: Runham Road, Mautby, Norfolk NR29 3EL

Locality: Mautby
Local Authority: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR29 3EL

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Listing Text

TG 41 SE
(south side)
2/47 Church of St. Peter
and St. Paul
- II*

Ruinous church. Mainly mid C14. Bequests to building tower date from
1473-1507. Restored 1855 by W.A. Morant of Yarmouth. Flint with ashlar
dressings. West tower, nave and chancel. Slate roofs. 3 stage tower supported
by diagonal buttresses. Flushwork plinth course. 3-light Perpendicular west
window. Square punched ringing chamber ventilation panels. 2-light belfry
windows. Double crenellated parapet with corner pinnacles. Nave buttresses
are stepped and fall to side only. 2 2-light nave windows north and south,
one of Y tracery and the other of mouchette type. Arched south doorway. Gabled
north porch on diagonal buttresses. Arched and moulded doorway below statuary
niche. 2-light side windows. 2 2-light chancel south windows and one to north,
all mouchetted. One south window extends downwards and has a central mullion
in order to form a low side window. 3-light cusped mouchette east window.
Diagonal east buttresses and stepped side buttresses. Interior. Tall tower
arch with, at the top, dying mouldings. Hammerbeam nave roof of 1855. Arched
braces drop from hammerbeams to wall posts supported by corbels. 2 tiers butt
purlins. Collars and King posts. Ridge piece. Deeply moulded chancel arch.
Arch braced chancel roof also enjoying the benefit of corbel support. Angle
piscina. All furnishing removed.

Listing NGR: TG4597410827

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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