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Ruins of Church of St Peter Great Ringstead 30 Metres South West of Ringstead Bury House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ringstead, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9318 / 52°55'54"N

Longitude: 0.5353 / 0°32'7"E

OS Eastings: 570502

OS Northings: 340168

OS Grid: TF705401

Mapcode National: GBR P33.45G

Mapcode Global: WHKPG.6K5R

Entry Name: Ruins of Church of St Peter Great Ringstead 30 Metres South West of Ringstead Bury House

Listing Date: 5 June 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221263

Location: Ringstead, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Ringstead

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Ringstead St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


Ruins of Church of St.
2/81 Peter, Great Ringstead
30 metres south-west of
5/6/53 Ringstead Bury House


Round tower. C12. Former parish church of St. Peter Great Ringstead
amalgamated with that of St. Andrew Little Ringstead, (q.v.)in 1771.Church
demolished 1792 and tower re-used as garden building. Coursed rubble flint
with, on north, the chamfered brick embrasure and central mullion of a C15
or C16 belfry window. East face re-arranged as a classical grotto in 1792
with rubble clunch with black glazed former brick kiln lining blocks as
rusticated quoins and as architrave and voussoirs to the central arch.
Pedimented gable with string course base somewhat dilapidated, perhaps a late
C18 insertion. Attached at south a headstone dated 1755, and at north 3 C18
headstones. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County Number 224.

Listing NGR: TF7050240168

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