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Latitude: 52.0932 / 52°5'35"N
Longitude: 0.8689 / 0°52'7"E
OS Eastings: 596621
OS Northings: 247752
OS Grid: TL966477
Mapcode National: GBR RJ8.QH4
Mapcode Global: VHKF0.0NP7
Entry Name: Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 23 January 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1351546
English Heritage Legacy ID: 276927
Location: Monks Eleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7
Civil Parish: Monks Eleigh
Built-Up Area: Monks Eleigh
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Monks Eleigh St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
MONKS ELEIGH CHURCH HILL
Church of St Peter
TL 9647 54/775 23.1.58.
A flint church with stone dressings largely of the C14 and C15 standing
on the site of a Saxon church. The C15 west tower has flush flint and
stone panelling, set back buttresses and a half octagonal stair turret
on the south face. The parapet is castellated and the upper stage of
the tower has octagonal buttresses terminated by crocketted pinnacles.
The aisles and chancel have castellated parapets. The south arcade
of the nave is C14 with octagonal piers with concave sides. The north
arcade has plain octagonal piers. The font is C13 with a square bowl
on a moulded central shaft and 4 corner pillars. There is a fine C15
octagonal pulpit with traceried panels. The chancel was rebuilt in
Listing NGR: TL9662147752
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