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Church of St Mary, Fishley, Upton with Fishley

Description: Church of St Mary, Fishley

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 September 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 228657

OS Grid Reference: TG3988011491
OS Grid Coordinates: 639880, 311491
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6481, 1.5447

Location: Upton, Norfolk NR13 3ES

Locality: Upton with Fishley
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR13 3ES

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Listing Text

TG 31 SE
1/80 Church of St. Mary,
25.9.62. Fishley.
Parish church. Late C13, much restored in 1861; C12 west tower. Flint with
limestone dressings; slate roofs, continuous over nave and chancel. West tower,
nave, chancel, south porch, north aisle. Round west tower with C15 brick top
and castellated parapet. Single-light cusped bell openings at cardinal points.
Lower openings blocked in brick on south, east and west sides. Small west
lancet. Romanesque south doorway with colonnettes with scalloped capitals
and billet-moulded hood mould. Two 2-light windows with 'Y' tracery in south
wall of nave; single lancet in south wall of chancel; two staged buttresses.
East window of three lights with cusped 'Y' tracery. Elongated quatrefoil
in gable above east window. Single lancet in north wall of chancel. Circular
quatrefoiled window in east wall of north aisle. Two small lancets and blocked
medieval doorway in north wall. Semi-circular unmoulded tower arch with smaller
semi-circular headed opening above and elongated quatrefoil opening to tower.
No north arcade : wallplate boarded over and supported on central iron column.
South wall of chancel has piscina with petalled bowl and two stepped sedilia
in arched recess. Roofs and fittings C19. Circular font on central shaft with
purbeck supporting columns.

Listing NGR: TG3988011491

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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