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Church of St Margaret, Brampton with Stoven

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 282012

OS Grid Reference: TM4479281610
OS Grid Coordinates: 644792, 281610
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3778, 1.5952

Locality: Brampton with Stoven
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 8ER

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Listing Text

TM 48 SW

3/53 Church of St Margaret

GV 1-9-53 II

shall be upgraded to Grade II* (star).


TM 48 SW
3/53 Church of St. Margaret


Parish church. C12 north and south doorways, the lower portion of the tower
possibly medieval; remainder entirely rebuilt 1849-50 in neo-Norman style,
with crude detailing. Nave and chancel, west tower. The tower is of flint
rubble, the bell-chamber stage faced with knapped flint; the nave and chancel
are plastered; stone dressings. Slated roofs with courses of fish-scale
slates. Slender unbuttressed square tower with 2-light bell-chamber openings
and pyramidal slated roof. 3 bays to both nave and chancel, with large semi-
circular arched shafted windows. C12 south doorway to nave with one order of
colonnettes with cushion capitals, 2 orders of chevron moulding to the arch
and a billet hoodmould. The north doorway is also C12 but much restored: one
order of colonettes with cushion capitals, a moulded arch and bobbin-type
hoodmould. Interior Neo-Norman chancel arch. Mid C19 furnishings including
the font.

Listing NGR: TM4479281610

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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