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Church of St Peter

A Grade I Listed Building in Elmsett, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0849 / 52°5'5"N

Longitude: 1.0035 / 1°0'12"E

OS Eastings: 605883

OS Northings: 247205

OS Grid: TM058472

Mapcode National: GBR SKZ.8JS

Mapcode Global: VHKF2.BVWL

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276475

Location: Elmsett, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Elmsett

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Elmsett

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

ELMSETT CHURCH ROAD
1.
5377
Church of St Peter
TM 04 NE 39/327 235.1.58
I
2.
A small C13, C14 and C15 church without aisles. The west tower has C13
lancet windows, diagonal buttresses and a castellated parapet. The nave
and chancel are faced in cement and the south of the nave has small blocked
Norman windows (External). The east window is C14 and there are C14
and C15 windows on the north and south. The south porch has a "cruck",
arched entrance way. The interior features include a Norman square font
of Purbeck marble, a C17 octagonal panelled and carved pulpit and a later
C17 communion rail (3 sided). There is a monument to Edward Sherland
(d 1609) with a kneeling alabaster effigy (coloured).


Listing NGR: TM0588347205

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