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Church of St Peter, Brampton

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 May 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 227963

OS Grid Reference: TG2197324610
OS Grid Coordinates: 621973, 324610
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7734, 1.2893

Location: The Street, Brampton, Norfolk NR10 5HW

Locality: Brampton
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR10 5HW

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Listing Text


6/2 Church of St. Peter

Parish Church. Flint with limestone dressings, slate roofs. C12 round west
tower with C15 brick octagonal top, nave and former south aisle incorporated
under one roof, chancel and south porch. Octagonal tower stage has limestone
quoins and embattled parapet; two-light sound openings. Two-light west window
in tower base C16. Angle buttress to south-west corner. South porch with parapeted
gable and angle buttresses. Quatrefoiled opening over south doorway. C19 south
door into nave with good C15 tracery applied to its face. Late C14 south window
in former south aisle (now part of nave). Arched opening to former chapel (now
demolished) partly infilled; two-light window with 'Y' tracery. C19 vestry
on south side of chancel. Chancel windows with 'Y' and intersecting tracery.
Angle buttresses at east wall. Interior: good monument on south wall - cartouche
to Margaret Beevor (1716). Brasses in chancel to Edward and John Brampton (died
1622), Robert Brampton (died 1468) and his wife, and to John Brampton (died
1535) and his two wives. Cl9 roofs with king posts (nave) and arch-braced collars.
Octagonal font with shields set in quatrefoils.

Listing NGR: TG2197324610

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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