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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Eaton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6185 / 52°37'6"N

Longitude: 1.2724 / 1°16'20"E

OS Eastings: 621615

OS Northings: 307327

OS Grid: TG216073

Mapcode National: GBR W5P.HS

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.JF4Z

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228906

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR2

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Eaton

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Eaton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

5.6.72 Christ Church
- II
Parish Church. 1872 by J.H. Brown and J.B. Pearce; Builder: J.W. Lacey,
completed 1879. South aisle added 1912 by J.E. Burton; porch added 1913
by E. Buckingham, knapped flint with bath stone dressings and red brick
bands; slate roof. Aisled cruciform plan with pentangular chancel apse.
2-light windows in north aisle and 4-light west window have geometrical
tracery. Perpendicular Slight east window and similar windows in south
aisle. Round clerestory windows. Belfry above south transept. Interior
nave of 4 bays and crossing has arcade of 2-centred arches on round (north
and octagonal (south) piers with highly stylised Romanesque details and
finely carved capital on the north side. Arch-and scissor-braced roof
on foliated corbels. Some fragments of C15 glass in the porch window.
Source: P. Hepworth, Eaton Parish and its Churches, Norwich 1968

Listing NGR: TG2161507327

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