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Church of St Edmund

A Grade I Listed Building in Costessey, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.666 / 52°39'57"N

Longitude: 1.2183 / 1°13'5"E

OS Eastings: 617718

OS Northings: 312452

OS Grid: TG177124

Mapcode National: GBR VFR.W9D

Mapcode Global: WHLS8.P7CZ

Entry Name: Church of St Edmund

Listing Date: 26 November 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305980

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226438

Location: Costessey, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR8

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Costessey

Built-Up Area: Costessey

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Costessey St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

COSTESSEY THE STREET
TG 1.712
(west side)
6/31
Church of St Edmund
26.11.59
G.V. I

Mainly C15 with a C14 west tower. Thorough restoration in 1888 by T.H.B.
Heslop. Flint walls with stone and brick dressings, slate roof. Aisleless
nave and chancel. Non-axial western tower and south porch. C19 Y-traceried
nave windows of moulded gault brick and C19 east window. 2-light chancel
windows C15; south east window in Decorated style, the others using varied
unusual perpendicular motifs. West tower has diagonal buttresses and a semi-
circular stair turret. The C18 bell-stage is of red brick with a short leaded
spire. Flushwork on porch. C19 benches, carved western screen and roofs.
C15 traceried chancel screen and C15 rood beam. Early C17 arcaded pulpit.
Elaborate late C17 wardrobe.


Listing NGR: TG1771812452

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