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Church of St Lawrence, South Walsham

Description: Church of St Lawrence

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 September 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 228507

OS Grid Reference: TG3658213270
OS Grid Coordinates: 636582, 313270
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6655, 1.4973

Location: The Street, South Walsham, Norfolk NR13 6DQ

Locality: South Walsham
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR13 6DQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/59 Church of St. Lawrence

G.V. II*

Former parish church, now redundant. Medieval church largely destroyed by
fire in 1827, chancel rebuilt in 1832 and used for worship until c.1890.
Flint with limestone and brick dressings, slate roof. Windows generally three-
light with Perpendicular tracery; windows on north and south sides separated
by staged buttresses with flushwork panels. Priest's door with four centred
arched head under centre window on south side. West end largely rebuilt C19
with doorway on south side; above the doorway, a flushwork panel with shield
re-set upside-down. Diagonal corner buttresses. Centre window on north side
blocked in brick. Small three-light east window flanked by two vertical strips
of brickwork, indicating a larger earlier window; projection of east wall
at low level protected by slate roof. West wall has 3-light Perpendicular
window re-set. Early C19 king-post roof.

Listing NGR: TG3658213270

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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