British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Church of St Mary the Virgin, Thorpe Morieux

Description: Church of St Mary the Virgin

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 277097

OS Grid Reference: TL9435353351
OS Grid Coordinates: 594353, 253351
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1442, 0.8390

Location: Chapel Hill, Thorpe Morieux, Suffolk IP30 0NW

Locality: Thorpe Morieux
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 0NW

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Thorpe Morieux, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

Church of St Mary
the Virgin
TL 95 SW 32/946 23.1.58
A C13-C14 flint and stone church with a fine west tower with a castellated
parapet, diagonal buttresses and a staircase turret. (Circa 1300, Pevsner.)
The nave has V shaped buttresses. The south porch is C14 with timber
traceried archway and side openings and traceried bargeboards. The
south door is also C14, with quatrefoil borders. On the interior the
floor slopes considerably from the west end to the chancel. There is
a plain square C13 font on 5 pillars. Restored in the C19. Graded
for its architectural and historical value.

Listing NGR: TL9435353351

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.