Description: Church of St Edmund
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286211
OS Grid Reference: TM3029050677
OS Grid Coordinates: 630290, 250677
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1064, 1.3615
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TM 35 SW
Church of St. Edmund
16. 3. 66
Parish church. West tower and nave C15. South porch C16. Chancel mid C19.
Whole church altered mid C19. Tower in knapped flint with stone quoins and
diagonal stepped buttresses in flushwork, flushwork to base and battlemented
parapet with string course to upper stage. Chancel: stucco on flint rubble
and brick with plain tiled roof. South porch in red brick with stepped
diagonal buttresses and plain tiled roof springing from stone kneelers. South
doorway is C12 with 3 zigzags in flat relief and hood-mould with billet
ornament. C11 slit window with deep splays in north wall of nave. Sanctus
bell window to east side of tower. Interior of nave has hammer beam and arch-
braced collar roof. Mid C17 pulpit and communion rail with turned balusters.
Traditional octagonal font C15 with seated lions to stem and the four
evangelist symbols on bowl. Some poppyhead bench ends without tracery.
Listing NGR: TM3029050677
Source: English Heritage
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