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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hemley, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0324 / 52°1'56"N

Longitude: 1.3306 / 1°19'50"E

OS Eastings: 628552

OS Northings: 242352

OS Grid: TM285423

Mapcode National: GBR WQZ.F7G

Mapcode Global: VHLC3.05SR

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 16 March 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285028

Location: Hemley, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Hemley

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hemley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text




Parish Church. Tower late C15; original nave and chancel C14, were totally
rebuilt c.1889 by F. Barnes reusing the old materials. The walls are of rubble
and portland cement faced externally with flint, stone and septaria; the south
porch is of oak. Nave chancel and porch roofed with plain tiles. The tower is
of red brick with diamond diaper pattern of dark headers; also diagonal stepped
buttresses to west front and right angled buttresses at rear. On the south
side of the tower the bell chamber stair are expressed by a projecting
enclosure. The south doorway is C14 with moulded ogee arch. The nave has a
king post roof and the chancel a wagon roof. Both are part of the 1889
rebuilding. The font c.C13-C14 has square bowl supported on a central pillar
and 4 pillars at the corners on a cushion shaped base. There is a Jacobean
communion table. The stained glass window was rescued from the earlier church
and rebuilt into the south wall of the chancel. On the north wall of the nave
there is the Royal Arms of George III. Grade II* for tower.

Listing NGR: TM2855242352

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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