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Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II* Listed Building in South Walsham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6655 / 52°39'55"N

Longitude: 1.4973 / 1°29'50"E

OS Eastings: 636582

OS Northings: 313270

OS Grid: TG365132

Mapcode National: GBR XJS.TMY

Mapcode Global: WHMTJ.Z85F

Entry Name: Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 25 September 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228507

Location: South Walsham, Broadland, Norfolk, NR13

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: South Walsham

Built-Up Area: South Walsham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: South Walsham, Upton and Fishley

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/59 Church of St. Lawrence

G.V. II*

Former parish church, now redundant. Medieval church largely destroyed by
fire in 1827, chancel rebuilt in 1832 and used for worship until c.1890.
Flint with limestone and brick dressings, slate roof. Windows generally three-
light with Perpendicular tracery; windows on north and south sides separated
by staged buttresses with flushwork panels. Priest's door with four centred
arched head under centre window on south side. West end largely rebuilt C19
with doorway on south side; above the doorway, a flushwork panel with shield
re-set upside-down. Diagonal corner buttresses. Centre window on north side
blocked in brick. Small three-light east window flanked by two vertical strips
of brickwork, indicating a larger earlier window; projection of east wall
at low level protected by slate roof. West wall has 3-light Perpendicular
window re-set. Early C19 king-post roof.

Listing NGR: TG3658213270

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