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Church of St Mary the Less, Norwich

Description: Church of St Mary the Less

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229442

OS Grid Reference: TG2331008750
OS Grid Coordinates: 623310, 308750
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6305, 1.2984

Location: 16 Queen Street, Norwich NR2 4TA

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 4TA

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Listing Text

(north side)
26.2.54. Church of Sto Mary
the Less.
- I
Former parish church now store. C13, C14 and C15. Flint with stone and
brick dressings. Roof not visible. West tower, nave and chancel. South
porch. The church has been built up against on the east, south and west
sides. 3 stage tower with diagonal buttresses on west face. Remade straight
buttress on north-east corner. Blocked. 2-centre window openings in top
stage. Flat parapet. 3 bay nave with 2 re-faced late C13 windows with
Y-tracery in north wall. 2-light square window and door with fanlight to
west, 2 bay chancel with one C19 2-light square headed window. Doorway
with semi-circular arch. 1637 carved on door. 2 storeyed south porch with
attached shafts and a 2-centre arch. Weathered statue niche above door.
1637 refers to the date when the church was taken over by the French

Listing NGR: TG2331008750

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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