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Church of St Mary and St Walstan

A Grade I Listed Building in Bawburgh, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6328 / 52°37'57"N

Longitude: 1.1797 / 1°10'46"E

OS Eastings: 615270

OS Northings: 308635

OS Grid: TG152086

Mapcode National: GBR VG2.YWY

Mapcode Global: WHLSG.321Z

Entry Name: Church of St Mary and St Walstan

Listing Date: 26 November 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050778

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226404

Location: Bawburgh, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Bawburgh

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Bawburgh St Mary and St Walstan

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 1508

CHURCH STREET (north side)
Church of St. Mary and St. Walstan


C12 tower, chancel c.1300, C15 nave. Galetted flint with brick and ashlar
dressings. Pantiled and plaintiled roofs. Round western tower with widened
aisleless nave, chancel and south porch. Former chapel attached to east bay
of north wall of nave. 3 light Y traceried east window with 2 cusped lancets
to south and one simple lancet with later single light window to north.
Perpendicular tracery in nave. Former rood stair to south. Tower with conical
roof and carved wooden pinnacle and late medieval bell-openings. C17 crow-
stepped nave gables. C13 tower arch and C15 arch-braced roof. Victorian
arch-braced chancel roof. Heavily restored C15 rood screen and arch-braced
rood beam. 4 C15 bench ends with carved poppy heads. Fragment of carved
C15 bench end attached to south wall. C17 turned poor box in the shape of
a baluster shaft. Fragments of late medieval stained glass. Fragmentary
late medieval wall painting on west wall.

Listing NGR: TG1527008635

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