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Church of St Gregory

A Grade I Listed Building in Sudbury, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0402 / 52°2'24"N

Longitude: 0.7259 / 0°43'33"E

OS Eastings: 587054

OS Northings: 241486

OS Grid: TL870414

Mapcode National: GBR QHJ.4B5

Mapcode Global: VHKF3.JZMC

Entry Name: Church of St Gregory

Listing Date: 3 March 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275916

Location: Sudbury, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Sudbury

Built-Up Area: Sudbury

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Sudbury St Gregory with Chilton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text




The mother church of the town and originally collegiate (St Gregory's
college, where is present workhouse west of church). On Saxon site but
mainly Perpendicular with later additions. Some good windows and south
door, 20 miserere stalls. Fine traceried C15 font cover. Head of Archbishop
Simon of Sudbury (Cl4) beheaded by mob in Wat Tylers rebellion 1381, preserved
in niche in vestry.

Listing NGR: TL8705441486

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

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