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Latitude: 52.1055 / 52°6'19"N
Longitude: 0.8981 / 0°53'53"E
OS Eastings: 598567
OS Northings: 249208
OS Grid: TL985492
Mapcode National: GBR SKF.ZVV
Mapcode Global: VHKF0.JB4Q
Entry Name: Church of St Mary Magdalene
Listing Date: 23 January 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1037449
English Heritage Legacy ID: 276166
Location: Bildeston, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7
Civil Parish: Bildeston
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Bildeston with Wattisham St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church of St Mary Magdalene
A C15 and C16 church which stands on high ground about ½ mile to the
west of the town. Built in flint and rubble with stone dressings. The
west tower collapsed in 1975 and the nave has been temporarily repaired.
There is a good 2-storeyed south porch with flushwork. Above the entrance
there is a small priests chamber which is open to the nave with a gallery,
the doorway is ornamented with crowns and shields etc. The nave roof
has alternating moulded and castellated tie beams and hammer beams. Graded
for its historical value and architectural detail, mainly the roof and
Listing NGR: TL9856749208
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