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Church of St Theobald

A Grade II* Listed Building in Coltishall, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7342 / 52°44'3"N

Longitude: 1.3487 / 1°20'55"E

OS Eastings: 626178

OS Northings: 320431

OS Grid: TG261204

Mapcode National: GBR WGG.KT5

Mapcode Global: WHMT2.PJFR

Entry Name: Church of St Theobald

Listing Date: 10 May 1961

Last Amended: 16 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228155

Location: Coltishall, Broadland, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Coltishall

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Coltishall with Great Hautbois

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


2/22 Great Hautbois,

formerly listed as
remains of St.
Theobald's Church,
Great Hautbois, now
Mortuary Chapel.)

- II*

Ruined church. Cll, possibly pre-Conquest. Built of flint with dressings
of Ferruginous Conglomerate. Pantiled roof over chancel and west tower
of nave, south aisle, south porch, and south aisle chapel.
Round tower, after nave at its west end. Tower incorporates tile and brick
fragments. Simple western opening and single light belfry openings with rough
semi-circular arches. Former nave west window, with double splayed reveals,
blocked and incorporated into east wall of tower, window has brick voussoirs.
Later tower arch inserted below. 2 bay nave, with north door with medieval
stone quoins and C16 brick voussoirs. Large conglomerate quoins on external
angles. 2 bay arcade with probably re-set octagonal piers and shaped brick
voussoirs. South aisle, 2 bays with rebuilt south door. C13 single light
lancets to south and west. Evidence of stoup adjacent to south door. C15
south porch of knapped flint. South door to porch with attached circular shafts
and re-set decayed label stops. East and west windows of one light with cusped
heads. South aisle chapel one bay, with single C13 lancets to south and east.
Blocked 2 centred arch to chancel. Chancel walled off from nave c.1864,
incorporating re-set stone arch. C19 buttresses of brick to north and south.
Conglomerate buttresses project to east. Inserted C19 3-light Perpendicular
window to east. C13 single lancet to south. Blocked single lancet to north.

Listing NGR: TG2617820431

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