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Parish Church of St Margaret, Felthorpe

Description: Parish Church of St Margaret

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 May 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 228407

OS Grid Reference: TG1698017318
OS Grid Coordinates: 616980, 317318
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7100, 1.2106

Location: Bilney Lane, Felthorpe, Norfolk NR10 4EB

Locality: Felthorpe
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR10 4EB

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Listing Text


3/16 Parish Church of
St. Margaret

G.V. II*

C14, restored in 1878. Flint with stone dressings and pantiled roofs.
West tower, north aisle, north porch, south aisle, north vestry, nave
and chancel. West tower rectangular in plan. Diagonal buttresses with
knapped flint panels. 2 light west window with flowing tracery. Single
light sound holes. C17 bell opening to west with semi-circular brick
arch. Bell openings on other facts formerly with 2 traceried lights.
C17 brick parapet with obelisk pinnacles. North aisle 3 bays with C14
traceried 2 light windows with hood moulds. C19 north porch with re-set
medieval doorway with attached octagonal colonnettes. North door with
wave moulding. C19 south aisle with diagonal buttress tower and 3 re-
set two light Decorated and Perpendicular windows. C19 vestry, with
re-set medieval door and doorway. Diagonal buttresses to mainly C19 chancel,
with knapped flint panels. C19, 3 light Perpendicular style east window.
Interior mainly C19. Double chamfered tower arch with attached shafts.
4 bay arcades with octagonal piers, bases and capitals. North arcade
probably C14, south arcade probably C19. Single chamfered chancel arch.
C17 arch braced chancel roof on pendant corbels. Restored piscina with
C14 cusped ogee head and bowl.

Listing NGR: TG1698017318

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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