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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Threehammer Common, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7244 / 52°43'27"N

Longitude: 1.4707 / 1°28'14"E

OS Eastings: 634467

OS Northings: 319735

OS Grid: TG344197

Mapcode National: GBR XJ5.0NS

Mapcode Global: WHMT4.KSK8

Plus Code: 9F43PFFC+Q7

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 16 April 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224414

Location: Neatishead, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Neatishead

Built-Up Area: Threehammer Common

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Neatishead St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Parish church. Mid C14. Nave demolished 1790 and chancel consolidated and
restored. All windows 1870. Flint with ashlar dressings and some brick.
Pantile roof. West wall below bell turret 1790 reusing double hollow chamfered
west doorway. Above is C15 tabernacle frieze of 7 panels. Central 3 panels
ogeed and cusped. These contain high relief figures. Remainder display
shields within cusping. Above is frieze of triangular and circular flushwork.
Above again a plaque recording events of 1790 below a C15 nodding and cusped
ogee. Diagonal buttresses to sides. Bell turret is louvred below leaded broach
spire. Stepped side buttresses to north and south flanks and 3 Perpendicular
2-light windows. Buttresses with flushwork panels. Wave moulded priests'
door on south. Brick saw-toothed eaves cornice. Diagonal east buttresses.
Transomed 3-light Perpendicular east window. From south-east corner a covered
walk leads to Sunday school building, all of 1870. INTERIOR. King-post roof
with collars on straight braces. One C15 poppyhead bench end. Polygonal
C16 linenfold pulpit with moulded base and top rail. Stands on later box
plinth. Excellent C14 octagonal traceried font, the stem with one 2-light
reticulated window motif, ogeed. Bowl with two 2-light motifs each panel,
alternating between reticulated as stem and early Perpendicular lozenge
tracery. Cusped and ogeed piscina in chancel with encircled quatrefoils in
spandrels, each containing a blank shield.

Listing NGR: TG3446719735

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