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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Smallburgh, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7628 / 52°45'46"N

Longitude: 1.4576 / 1°27'27"E

OS Eastings: 633373

OS Northings: 323960

OS Grid: TG333239

Mapcode National: GBR XHK.WW4

Mapcode Global: WHMSY.CT9B

Plus Code: 9F43QF75+42

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 16 April 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224440

Location: Smallburgh, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Smallburgh

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Smallburgh St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TG 32 SW
(east side)
2/109 Church of St. Peter
- II*

Parish church. C14, remodelled C15, restored 1885 by H.J. Green, Diocesan
architect, bell-cote and other work 1902. Flint with ashlar quoins and slate
roofs. Nave and chancel. Tower fell 1677. West end rebuilt 1902 with flat
buttress rising through centre to double gabled bell-cote. Below is cruciform
loop. Above loop a shield with crossed keys of St. Peter. Diagonal corner
buttresses to nave and stepped side buttresses. Gabled south porch on
diagonal buttresses. Wave moulded outer arch on semi-circular responds.
Wave moulded inner doorway. C15 timber door with remains of cusped arcading.
Plastered barrel roof and 4-centred cusped side lights under square hoods.
3 3-light Perpendicular windows to north and south. Double hollow chamfered
north doorway. C19 stack emerges through roof above south porch. Side
buttresses to chancel, diagonal to east. 2 2-light Perpendicular C19 side
windows and 4-light C19 east window of modified reticulated design. In south
chancel wall a slate monument to Robert Bono 1753. Interior. Nave roof 1902.
False hammerbeams carrying braces to collars. King posts. Timbers painted.
2 tiers butt purlins. C14 octagonal font-with columns against stem. Columns
with polygonal bases and capitals. Plain bowl. Rood stairs partially survive
entered through 4-centred arch. Double chamfered chancel arch and responds
with polygonal capitals. Dado of screen survives with 4 painted panels of
saints under tracery heads. Timberwork mostly C19. Non-figurative painting
on rear of screen panels. Boarded C19 chancel roof. Ogeed piscina under
square hood with, in the spandrels, 2 encircled quatrefoils.

Listing NGR: TG3337323960

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