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Church of St Peter, Elmsett

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276475

OS Grid Reference: TM0588347205
OS Grid Coordinates: 605883, 247205
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0849, 1.0035

Location: Manor Road, Elmsett, Suffolk IP7 6PJ

Locality: Elmsett
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 6PJ

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Listing Text

Church of St Peter
TM 04 NE 39/327 235.1.58
A small C13, C14 and C15 church without aisles. The west tower has C13
lancet windows, diagonal buttresses and a castellated parapet. The nave
and chancel are faced in cement and the south of the nave has small blocked
Norman windows (External). The east window is C14 and there are C14
and C15 windows on the north and south. The south porch has a "cruck",
arched entrance way. The interior features include a Norman square font
of Purbeck marble, a C17 octagonal panelled and carved pulpit and a later
C17 communion rail (3 sided). There is a monument to Edward Sherland
(d 1609) with a kneeling alabaster effigy (coloured).

Listing NGR: TM0588347205

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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