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Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Runton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9386 / 52°56'18"N

Longitude: 1.2423 / 1°14'32"E

OS Eastings: 617972

OS Northings: 342829

OS Grid: TG179428

Mapcode National: GBR VBH.NXG

Mapcode Global: WHMS2.1DVK

Entry Name: Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223281

Location: Runton, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR27

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Runton

Built-Up Area: West Runton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Runton

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

RUNTON CROMER ROAD
TG 14 SE
WEST RUNTON
2/40 Church of the Holy Trinity
4:10:60
II*
Parish church. Medieval. Flint with stone dressings. Slate, tile and lead
roofs. West tower, nave, north and south aisles, north vestry, south porch,
chancel. C13 embattled tower of 4 stages with angle buttresses. C14 Decorated
2-light west window with mouchettes. Lancet to south and to ringing chamber.
2-light bell-openings, the central shaft with capital; Y-tracery; continuous
drip mould. Stair turret to north east corner with slit lights. West window
of south aisle has Y-tracery; north aisle as west tower window. 4 bay nave.
South aisle with 3 triangular headed windows of 2 cusped ogee headed lights;
hood moulds with figure stops which are perhaps re-used. Between these windows
are 2 smaller 2-light square headed windows. All windows restored, the aisle
of knapped flint possibly refaced. East window of 3 lights with intersecting
tracery. Hood mould. North aisle has C19 vestry to first bay then 3 Y-tracery
windows with hood moulds. Buttressed chancel. To south 2 3-light
Perpendicular windows with panel tracery, one window having an embattled demi-
transom. Priests door with continuous chamfered order and hood mould. One
2-light triangular headed window with ogee headed lights. To north chancel
3 2-light Decorated windows, restored in C19. C19 Decorated east window of
5 lights. South porch to first aisle bay with diagonal buttresses. Ogee-headed
light to east. Archway with polygonal shafts; 2 chamfered orders to arch.
C19 nave doorway with figure stops. Interior. Springing for vault in tower.
Nave arcades with octagonal piers and double-chamfered arches, restored. Tower
and chancel arches similarly restored. Double piscina with cusped. ogee arches,
shaft restored. Sedilia with shafts. Some re-used poppy-head bench ends.
Roofs of restorations of 1854 and 1886. Octagonal font, the bowl supported
on shafts with cusped ogee panels between.


Listing NGR: TG1797242829

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