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Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade I Listed Building in Cromer, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9313 / 52°55'52"N

Longitude: 1.3013 / 1°18'4"E

OS Eastings: 621971

OS Northings: 342201

OS Grid: TG219422

Mapcode National: GBR VBR.CS9

Mapcode Global: WHMS2.YLT5

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 222504

Location: Cromer, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR27

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Cromer

Built-Up Area: Cromer

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Cromer St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(North Side)
892/1/16 Parish Church of St Peter
and St Paul


Fabric C15. Restored late C19 with rebuilding of chancel by Sir Arthur Blomfield in 1887-9. Flint, partly knapped flint, stone dressings and slated roofs. Comprising: tall nave with 6 perpendicular clerestory windows. C19 chancel. North and south aisles with 7 large perpendicular traceried windows, and buttresses between with niches. 2 storeyed north and south porches, the north porch vaulted, both with flushwork-panelled stair turrets, and flushwork panelling on side walls. Very tall west tower, 160 ft, 4 stages, pinnacles and ornate battlements, tall 2-light bell-openings on each side, set back buttresses, 5-light west window. West porch of knapped flint, niches either side of entrance, battlements, vaulted and elaborate inner doorway. Lofty interior with very tall tower arch, arcades and chancel arch. Stained glass in south aisle by Morris circa 1874. Traceried south door. Brass of 1518 in chancel wall.

Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul, Churchyard Boundary Wall, War Memorial and Monument to J H Earle form a group.

Listing NGR: TG2196542200

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