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Remains of Church of St Edmunds, Cantley

Description: Remains of Church of St Edmunds

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 September 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 228593

OS Grid Reference: TG3911205316
OS Grid Coordinates: 639112, 305316
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5930, 1.5289

Location: Norwich Road, Cantley, Norfolk NR13 3LS

Locality: Cantley
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR13 3LS

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There is also a scheduled monument, St Edmund's Church (ruins of), at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

TG 30 NE
Remains of
3/17 Church of St. Edmunds.
Ruined Parish Church of Southwood, C14 and later. Flint with stone and brick
dressings. West tower, nave and chancel. Rectangular tower with single light
west window with square chamfered stone head and brick reveals. Niche above
with cusped head of shaped brick. West single light sound hole with stone arch
and brick reveals. Single light belfry openings with splayed brick reveals,
and honeycomb brick infill. Brick parapet. Nave and chancel obscured by
vegetation. North doorway of brick with hollow chamfer moulding and hood mould.
South doorway has stone voussoirs, hollow chamfer moulding and hood mould.
Blocked niche to east of doorway. Remains of lancet, and two light Decorated
windows in nave and chancel. Tower arch with brick reveals. Building notable
for the evidence of wide scale use of brick in the C14. Ancient Monument, County
Number 278.

Listing NGR: TG3911205316

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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