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Church of All Saints, Boxted

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 277859

OS Grid Reference: TL8248450465
OS Grid Coordinates: 582484, 250465
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1224, 0.6642

Location: Braggon's Hill, Boxted, Suffolk IP29 4LN

Locality: Boxted
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 4LN

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Listing Text

Church of All Saints
TL 85 SW 3/62 23.3.61.

A small but interesting church built of flint and stone, mainly of the
C15. The west tower has stone rusticated quoins and a castellated parapet.
The chancel has interesting Jacobean hammer beam roof trusses and there
is a fine octagonal pulpit with tester and a parclose screen with balusters,
arches and achievements, of the same period. The communion rail is 3
sides with twisted balusters. The church contains many fine monuments
including painted wood effigies on a table tomb and memorials to members
of the Poley family of Boxted Hall, in the C18 north-east chapel. These
include an alabaster monument erected in 1725 to Sir John Poley d 1638
and Dame Abigal, it has full size standing figures in niched arches and
pediments. At the west end of the nave there are 2 C16 pews. Graded for its
architectural and historical value.

Listing NGR: TL8248450465

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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