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Church of St Peter, Cransford

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 285268

OS Grid Reference: TM3156964762
OS Grid Coordinates: 631569, 264762
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2323, 1.3897

Location: Cransford, Suffolk IP13 9NZ

Locality: Cransford
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 9NZ

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Listing Text


7/30 Church of St. Peter


Parish church. Medieval; considerably restored 1864 and 1874. Nave, chancel,
west tower, north porch, south vestry. Random flint and stone rubble, stone
dressings; the nave and chancel have remains of old plaster to the north and
are cement-rendered to the south; plaintiled roofs. C15 tower with 3-stage
diagonal buttresses to the west face and a C19 crenellated parapet; panelled
flushwork to plinth and buttresses; 2-light west window, 2-light bell chamber
openings. C15 nave with 2-light windows, probably renewed, 2 to north and one
to south; blocked C15 south doorway. Porch dated 1864. North wall of chancel
with one possibly C13 lancet window; the remainder of the chancel has been
entirely rebuilt. Nave and chancel with mid C19 arched-braced roofs. Mid C19
font and furnishings. The south chancel has an early C18 wall monument with a
scrolled pediment. Graded II* for medieval work, principally the tower.

Listing NGR: TM3156964762

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Source: English Heritage

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