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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II* Listed Building in Twyford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7814 / 52°46'52"N

Longitude: 0.9889 / 0°59'20"E

OS Eastings: 601677

OS Northings: 324610

OS Grid: TG016246

Mapcode National: GBR S9F.QTF

Mapcode Global: WHLRL.5C52

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 30 May 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220704

Location: Twyford, Breckland, Norfolk, NR20

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Twyford

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Twyford St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/52 Church of
30.5.60 St. Nicholas

- II*

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint (rendered to south and east)
with ashlar and ferruginous conglomerate dressings. Brick tower-porch and
pantil.e roof. Aisleless nave with undifferentiated chancel and tower-porch
to south. Tower-porch of 1732 according to datestone. Diagonal buttresses,
entrance with segmental arch, 3 honeycomb vents to upper stage, crenellated
parapet and lead covered wooden bell cupola. C14 moulded south doorway
with fleuron decorated hood-mould and carved label stops. North doorway
blocked. South wall of nave and chancel with 2 double lancets, one 2-light
flat-headed Perpendicular window and one modern 2-light cusped I-traceded
window. 3-light Y-traceried east window. North wall with one 2-light flat-
headed Perpendicular window, one modern double lancet, one modern cusped
single lancet and one 3.-light panel-traceried Perpendicular window.
Fragments of medieval glass in north west window.

Listing NGR: TG0167724610

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