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Church of St Mary, Holton St Mary

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 277201

OS Grid Reference: TM0592736787
OS Grid Coordinates: 605927, 236787
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9913, 0.9979

Location: B1070, Holton St Mary, Suffolk CO7 6NP

Locality: Holton St Mary
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 6NP

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Listing Text

(south west side)
Church of St Mary
Church. C13-C15, restored 1882. Flint with ashlar dressings. Plain tile roofs.
Apparently truncated west tower, aisleless 2-bay nave and chancel. West tower
2 stages on flushwork plinth, diagonal offset buttresses, later brick embattled
parapet and small amount of patching at summit. 2-light Perpendicular west window.
C19 south porch contains two pews with poppyhead bench ends. Moulded south door
under hoodmould with worn head stops surmounted by pointed niche. 2-light curvi-
linear windows to nave. C14 moulded north door with worn head stops. Chancel at
lower level. Restored Y-tracery windows, moulded priests door. Two offset
buttresses. Renewed east window with intersecting tracery, east wall possibly
rebuilt. Vestry to north. Interior: rendered walls. C19 barrel roof. C15 tower
arch on half-octagonal responds with moulded capitals. C15 octagonal panelled
font on earlier base. C13 piscina with cusped arch on nook shafts with moulded

Listing NGR: TM0592736787

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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