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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wymondham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5958 / 52°35'45"N

Longitude: 1.0571 / 1°3'25"E

OS Eastings: 607152

OS Northings: 304172

OS Grid: TG071041

Mapcode National: GBR TF5.B2G

Mapcode Global: WHLSL.60NS

Plus Code: 9F43H3W4+8V

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 26 November 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226506

Location: Kimberley, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Kimberley

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Kimberley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(east side)
Church of St. Peter


Parish church. C12 north nave wall, C15 tower with upper half rebuilt in
1631 as advertised in brick at bell stage; rest C15 thoroughly refurbished
in the C19 and early C20. Flint with stone and brick dressings and plain-
tiled roofs. West tower, aisleless nave, south porch and chancel. Lower
part of tower with flushwork on diagonal buttresses. Upper parts with brick
dressings, Y-traceried bell-openings, parapets and obelisk finials. Restored
Decorated and Perpendicular window tracery in nave and chancel. C15 tower-
arch with double ogee mouldings and polygonal responds. Victorian chancel-
arch, screen and fittings. Hammerbeam nave roof dated 1904. Several fine
C17 and C18 floor slabs of Wodehouse family. Wall monument to Dame
Elizabeth Strutt (died 1651) with coloured marble columns flanking kneeling
effigy. Fine C15 and C16 stained glass fragments fill 2 chancel windows.

Listing NGR: TG0715204172

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

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