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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II* Listed Building in Erpingham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8391 / 52°50'20"N

Longitude: 1.2373 / 1°14'14"E

OS Eastings: 618137

OS Northings: 331756

OS Grid: TG181317

Mapcode National: GBR VCN.TYN

Mapcode Global: WHLR9.ZWCV

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224484

Location: Erpingham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR11

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Erpingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Calthorpe Our Lady with St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 13 SE ERPINGHAM THE STREET

5/37 Church of St.Margaret
4:10:60

- II*


Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with grey and red brick dressings.
Roofs of slate and pantile. West tower,nave, chancel. Unbuttressed tower
of 3 stages. Iron tie to north face,repairs in grey brick below. South
window a lancet; slit opening to west face of ringing chamber; 2 centred
brick arched bell-opening under stone hood mould; plain parapet. 3 bay
buttressed nave with diagonal buttresses; one north buttress repaired with
brick. Doorways to first bay to north and south under hood moulds. 2 3-
light panel tracery windows to north and south. Slate roof. Buttressed
chancel of 2 bays with diagonal buttresses; to south a priest's door and
one 2-light window with re-used pieces of tracery. To north a lancet and
one Y-tracery window. East window early C19 rendered tracery. Slate roof.
Interior. Arch-braced roof with plain ashlaring with heads on stone corbels.
Brick tower arch partly obscured by render of 1985, but having 6 orders with
chamfering, one hollow between. Doorway to rood stair with niche beside.
Chancel arch hacked. 2 rectangular niches to left of altar, piscina and
sidilia to right. C17 pulpit. Poppy-head bench ends. Octagonal font with
4 lion heads supporting the bowl.


Listing NGR: TG1813731756

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