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Church of St Botolph

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cantley, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5809 / 52°34'51"N

Longitude: 1.5341 / 1°32'2"E

OS Eastings: 639530

OS Northings: 303992

OS Grid: TG395039

Mapcode National: GBR XKZ.4PT

Mapcode Global: WHMTY.JDR7

Entry Name: Church of St Botolph

Listing Date: 25 September 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228602

Location: Cantley, Broadland, Norfolk, NR13

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Cantley, Limpenhoe and Southwood

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Limpenhoe St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 30 SE
6/26 Church of St. Botolph.
Parish Church of Limpenhoe. Medieval core, rebuilt in 1881 by A.S. Hewitt.
Flint with stone dressings and plaintile roof. West tower, north porch, nave,
north vestry and chancel. 2 stage tower containing C15 brick. Tower C15 to
nave roof level, C19 above. Diagonal buttresses. Flushwork base course and
polygonal north staircase tower. C19 3-light west window and 2-light belfry
windows. Battlemented parapet. Gabled timber frame C19 porch, with Perpendicular
tracery, flint and stone base. Three bay nave with set back buttresses. Re-
set C14 and C15 windows to north and south. Blocked Norman south doorway with
attached shafts, decorated cushion capitals and double reveal arch with chevron
and scallop patterns. 3 bay chancel with priest's door and 2-light window to
north, 2-light windows to south and 4-light window to east, all in Decorated
style. Angle buttresses, and parapet gables with cross finials. Interior mainly
C19. Restored tower arch, with C15 attached shafts and C19 capitals and arch.
C13 octagonal font of purbeck marble with blind arcade of pointed arches, the
bowl standing on base with central column, and eight colonnettes.

Listing NGR: TG3953003992

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