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Church of St Mary and St Martin, Kirton

Description: Church of St Mary and St Martin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 284995

OS Grid Reference: TM2812239714
OS Grid Coordinates: 628122, 239714
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0089, 1.3226

Locality: Kirton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP10 0PT

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Listing Text


2/14 Church of St Mary and
16.3.66 St Martin


Parish church, nave and chancel C16, tower rebuilt in C16. Considerably altered
in mid C19 when north aisle was added. Tower in Septaria, flint and brick;
string course to brick, battlemented belfry stage; nave and chancel in septaria
and flint repaired with red brick, nave stuccoed to south wall. Tower has 2
diagonal, stepped buttresses, C14 west doorway with moulded pointed arch and
panel window over the brick dressings to stonework. Belfry louvred windows
with pointed brick arches and jambs and Y tracery. Inside is a C13 font with
square bowl on round shaft and 4 detached columns; C15 piscina and south
blocked doorway.

Listing NGR: TM2812239714

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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