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Church of St Peter, Carlton Colville

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282039

OS Grid Reference: TM5100090143
OS Grid Coordinates: 651000, 290143
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4515, 1.6926

Location: Church Lane, Carlton Colville, Suffolk NR33 8GD

Locality: Carlton Colville
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR33 8GD

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Listing Text

TM 59 SW
1/10 Church of St. Peter

- II*

Parish church. Medieval tower, the remainder largely rebuilt 1884 in
Decorated style. Nave, chancel (with organ chamber), west tower, south porch,
north vestry. Random flint (mainly knapped) with stone admixture; stone
dressings. Plaintiled roofs. Square tower, largely C14, although the lower
portion (with a lancet west window) may be earlier; 3-stage diagonal
buttresses to west; 2-light bell-chamber openings; crenellated parapet with
flushwork. 4-bay nave with mainly Decorated style windows; at the west end
are 2 2-light windows in Perpendicular style (south) and a renewed C12 window
(north). The porch and vestry are entirely of 1883-4. 3-bay chancel with 2-
light windows, some perhaps re-used; 3-light east window. Interior. Scissor-
braced rafter roof to nave, boarded wagon roof to chancel, both late C19. In
the south sanctuary is a piscina with cusped ogee arch. C15 carved octagonal
font on a 2-stepped base: 4 lions against the stem, angels to the underside of
the bowl, and alternate angels and lions on the bowl panels. Graded II* for
medieval work, principally the tower and font.

Listing NGR: TM5100090143

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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