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Remains of St.peters Church, Ashfield cum Thorpe

Description: Remains of St.peters Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281436

OS Grid Reference: TM2004162275
OS Grid Coordinates: 620041, 262275
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2147, 1.2196

Location: Thorpe Lane, Ashfield cum Thorpe, Suffolk IP14 6NE

Locality: Ashfield cum Thorpe
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6NE

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Listing Text

TM 26 SW

5/12 Remains of St. Peter's
9/12/55 Church


Ruins of former parish church of Thorpe. Medieval, perhaps C12. Part of a
round tower of flint rubble, in 2 fragments, standing to a maximum height of
c. 12m. To the west, an incomplete ground floor window opening and a small
part of the one above. At a higher level to the north is part of a further
window. Lower walls plastered internally. Attached to the north east is
small remains of the nave, in red brick. The nave and chancel are said to
have been rebuilt in 1739 and pulled down some time after Ashfield church was
opened in 1853.

Listing NGR: TM2004162275

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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