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Church of St Margaret, Whatfield

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 277129

OS Grid Reference: TM0249546630
OS Grid Coordinates: 602495, 246630
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0810, 0.9538

Locality: Whatfield
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 6QR

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Listing Text

Church of St Margaret
TM 0246 55/976 23.1.58
A small C13-C14 church now faced in stucco. The plain west tower
has a later pyramid tiled roof. The nave and chancel roofs are tiled.
The south porch is C16 red brick, with a stopped gable on the front.
The interior has a fine king post roof with brackets, moulded shafts
and capitals. There are some C16-C17 pews on the north side, one
with the date 1589. The communion rail and west gallery, with turned
balusters are probably of the early C18. The pulpit with tester
is C16-C17. Graded for its historical and architectural value.

Listing NGR: TM0249546630

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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