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Church of St George

A Grade I Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6332 / 52°37'59"N

Longitude: 1.2939 / 1°17'38"E

OS Eastings: 622995

OS Northings: 309032

OS Grid: TG229090

Mapcode National: GBR W92.55

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.V2BN

Entry Name: Church of St George

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228994

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR3

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Mancroft

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St George, Colegate

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 2209 SE/TG 2309 SW COLEGATE
(north side)
10/245 11/245
26.2.54 Church of St George
GV I
Parish Church. C15 and C16. Flint with stone dressings. Ashlar facing
to clerestory. Lead roofs. West tower. Nave and chancel. North and south
aisles. Chancel Chapel and south porch. 3-stage tower of 1458 with
diagonal buttresses. West door with 3-light window above. Square sound
holes with ornate tracery. Tall 3-light belfry windows with 4-centre
arches. Crenellated parapet housing flushwork and shields in lozenges.
2-storeyed porch against tower. 3 bay nave. 4 3-light perpendicular
windows in south aisle C1510. 6 3-light perpendicular clerestory windows
with 4-centre arches. 2-bay chancel with single bay south chapel and
2-bay north chapel, both as continuations of aisles. Interior:- west
gallery on Tuscan columns. Fine tomb-chest of terra cotta to Robert Jannys,
C1534. Fine nave roof with cambered tie-beams on arched braces and
longitudinal arched braces above the windows springing from wall-posts.


Listing NGR: TG2299509032

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