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Church of St George, Norwich

Description: Church of St George

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228994

OS Grid Reference: TG2299509032
OS Grid Coordinates: 622995, 309032
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6332, 1.2939

Location: Colegate, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 1DD

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR3 1DD

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Listing Text

(north side)
10/245 11/245
26.2.54 Church of St George
Parish Church. C15 and C16. Flint with stone dressings. Ashlar facing
to clerestory. Lead roofs. West tower. Nave and chancel. North and south
aisles. Chancel Chapel and south porch. 3-stage tower of 1458 with
diagonal buttresses. West door with 3-light window above. Square sound
holes with ornate tracery. Tall 3-light belfry windows with 4-centre
arches. Crenellated parapet housing flushwork and shields in lozenges.
2-storeyed porch against tower. 3 bay nave. 4 3-light perpendicular
windows in south aisle C1510. 6 3-light perpendicular clerestory windows
with 4-centre arches. 2-bay chancel with single bay south chapel and
2-bay north chapel, both as continuations of aisles. Interior:- west
gallery on Tuscan columns. Fine tomb-chest of terra cotta to Robert Jannys,
C1534. Fine nave roof with cambered tie-beams on arched braces and
longitudinal arched braces above the windows springing from wall-posts.

Listing NGR: TG2299509032

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Source: English Heritage

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