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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hilborough, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5565 / 52°33'23"N

Longitude: 0.6998 / 0°41'59"E

OS Eastings: 583118

OS Northings: 298835

OS Grid: TL831988

Mapcode National: GBR Q93.PQM

Mapcode Global: WHKR8.QZFZ

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 23 June 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077285

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220966

Location: Hilborough, Breckland, Norfolk, IP26

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Hilborough

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Bodney St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/19 Church of St.Mary

Parish church. Medieval and later. Flint with ashlar and some brick
dressings. Plaintile roof. Aisleless nave, with vestry to north, and chancel
on same alignment. West wall with a 2-light cusped Y-traceried window and
a C19 bell-cote. South wall with a wave-moulded doorway, 4 restored late-
Medieval 2-light windows with flat heads and a hollow chamfered priest's door-
way. North wall with one 2-light window with flat head to chancel. 3-light
cusped Y-traceried east window. Interior. Wave-moulded chancel arch on
polygonal responds. Simple arched piscina in chancel. Surviving rood stair
to south side of nave. C17 polygonal pulpit with fluted frieze. Fine late-
Medieval benches with traceried backs and carved poppy heads. Simple C14
octagonal font.

Listing NGR: TL8311898835

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

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