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Church of All Saints, Hitcham

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276511

OS Grid Reference: TL9845051105
OS Grid Coordinates: 598450, 251105
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1226, 0.8975

Location: 2 Church Lane, Hitcham, Suffolk IP7 7NR

Locality: Hitcham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7NR

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Listing Text

TL 9851 48/363 Church of All Saints
A fine C14 and C15 flint and stone building. The chancel was largely
rebuilt in 1878. The nave and aisles are C14, with castellated parapets
with chequer work on the nave and stone on the aisles. The west tower
is C15, with angle buttresses with chequer work on the faces, castellated
parapet and a stair turret. The south porch has flush work panelling,
set back buttresses and 3 open niches. The nave roof has double-hammer
beams with shields with royal emblems at the lower ends. There are monograms
of James I and Charles I. The interior fittings include the mainly C15
benches with poppy head bench ends and a C18 octagonal pulpit.

Listing NGR: TL9845051105

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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