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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Alby with Thwaite, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8533 / 52°51'12"N

Longitude: 1.2554 / 1°15'19"E

OS Eastings: 619284

OS Northings: 333392

OS Grid: TG192333

Mapcode National: GBR VCP.075

Mapcode Global: WHMSG.8J2X

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 24 April 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224451

Location: Alby with Thwaite, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR11

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Alby with Thwaite

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thwaite

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/3 Church of All Saints

- II*

Parish church. Medieval. Flint and iron-bound conglomerate; stone and
brick dressings. Slate roof. West tower, nave south aisle, continuous
chancel, south porch, schoolroom. Round tower of c1300 with wide flint
base; blocked brick doorway to south; Y-tracery bell openings. Nave quoins
in conglomerate to north-west and south-west. South aisle has diagonal
buttresses with flushwork and sunk panels. There are two references in
wills of 1440's to the building of this aisle. One C19 2-light Decorated
window and one late medieval triangular headed 2-light window both with
alternate brick and flint voussoirs. Two 2-light C19 north windows to
nave one under square head. Unbuttressed chancel without window to south.
To north a schoolroom added in 1835. East window C19 2-light Decorated.
South porch restored in 1893. Doorway to nave under 4-centred arch, hood
mould. Interior. South arcade with octagonal piers. Piscina to south
chapel. Nave roof of 1896. Doorway into tower. Lower part of C15 rood
screen, now varnished. Pulpit with tester of 1624. Benches with flattened
stylised poppy heads one with coat of arms on the shoulder, incorporated
into box pew, one door with butterfly hinges. Brass to John Puttok died
1442 and wife died 1469. Plain octagonal font.

Listing NGR: TG1928433392

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