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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sisland, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5345 / 52°32'4"N

Longitude: 1.4549 / 1°27'17"E

OS Eastings: 634411

OS Northings: 298573

OS Grid: TM344985

Mapcode National: GBR XLG.2N6

Mapcode Global: VHM63.5KHC

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051106

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227405

Location: Sisland, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Sisland

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Sisland St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


3/58 Church of St. Mary

Parish church. Medieval, partly rebuilt after struck by lightning in 1761.
Flint and colourwashed brick. Thatched roof. Continous nave and chancel with
ruins, possibly of medieval chapel, to north. West wall pebbledashed with
C18 Y-tracery west window. Weatherboarded bell turret over first nave bay
with boarded parapet and timber pinnacles with finials to angles, spirelet.
Doorway with 3 orders of brick reveals. 3 timber Y-tracery windows to south,
buttressed, facade. Remains of medieval flint walling to north with brick
dressed blind arch with piscina. North doorway with remains of imposts. North
chancel wall of brick with one Y-tracery window. East window with Y-tracery
Interior: lobby and vestry in first bay. West gallery on iron columns.
Tripartite chancel arch on Tuscan columns with pointed arches. Octagonal font
with 4 lions against stem; bowl with flowers and angels.

Listing NGR: TM3441198573

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