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Church of St Mary Magdalene

A Grade I Listed Building in Warham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9373 / 52°56'14"N

Longitude: 0.8897 / 0°53'22"E

OS Eastings: 594289

OS Northings: 341674

OS Grid: TF942416

Mapcode National: GBR S7C.XD0

Mapcode Global: WHLQR.MFWK

Entry Name: Church of St Mary Magdalene

Listing Date: 6 March 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223442

Location: Warham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Warham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Warham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

WARHAM THE STREET
TF 9441 (north side)

16/140 Church of St Mary
Magdalene

6.3.59 I

Parish church. Flint, stone dressings, slated roof. W tower, S porch, nave and
clerestory, chancel; brick N chancel chapel. Blocker Norman N doorway, tower
decorated. Perpendicular bell openings and battlements, but blocked C12 openings.
Nave and chancel C14. Priest's door set into chancel S buttress as a gabled porch.
Windows: nave S two 3-light Perpendicular, nave N one 3-light Perpendicular,
chancel S one 2-light 'Y' tracery, one 3-light Perpendicular, E window 3-light
Perpendicular bay nave 2 bay chancel. Nave roof eliptical plaster ceiling with 3
roundels and moulded cornice, late C18. Box pews and wall panelling, C18.
Three decker pulpit, sounding board. Chancel, closely set late C18 altar rails.
Much re-set glass throughout, C15 English in nave, German and Flemish Renaissance
elsewhere. C18 font, simple stem, diminutive bowl. N chancel chapel: Turner
mausoleum, brick, 'Y' tracery windows; C18 double doors with iron grills from
chancel, black ledger slabs to floor, hatchments.


Listing NGR: TF9428941674

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