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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Braiseworth, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3027 / 52°18'9"N

Longitude: 1.1279 / 1°7'40"E

OS Eastings: 613354

OS Northings: 271778

OS Grid: TM133717

Mapcode National: GBR TJR.PYS

Mapcode Global: VHL9M.HDM4

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281587

Location: Braiseworth, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Braiseworth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Eye St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
1/2 Church of St Mary

-- II
Former parish church, now redundant. 1857-8 by E.B. Lamb, incorporating C12
doorways from the old church (qv. Item 1/13). Nave, chancel, south porch,
north vestry. Flint rubble with stone dressings. Plaintiled roof with ridge
tiles. Neo-Norman style. Round-headed windows in groups of one, 2 and 3.
Apse lit by 7 small windows. West end has a group of 3 lancet windows above
which is an octfoil circular window, all within an arched recess. Gabled bell
turret. Good re-used south nave doorway of C12, the arch slightly pointed:
continuous inner order of zig-zag; one order of colonnettes with carved
capitals, supporting a further order of carving to the arch; continuous outer
band of carved motifs, gabled over the arch. Entrance arch of porch re-uses a
simpler C12 doorway. 2 gabled dormers in north nave and south chancel are
additions of early C20. Interior. Tiled window reveals with deep rere-
arches. Early C17 pulpit.

Listing NGR: TM1335471778

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