History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ickburgh, Norfolk

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.5232 / 52°31'23"N

Longitude: 0.676 / 0°40'33"E

OS Eastings: 581644

OS Northings: 295067

OS Grid: TL816950

Mapcode National: GBR Q9G.XBF

Mapcode Global: VHJF9.NVQ2

Plus Code: 9F42GMFG+7C

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 23 June 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220970

Location: Ickburgh, Breckland, Norfolk, IP26

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Ickburgh

Built-Up Area: Ickburgh

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Ickburgh St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

Find accommodation in



1677/5/23 THE STREET
23-JUN-60 Church of St Peter


Parish church. Tower C14; the rest 1865-6 by R.M. Phipson. Flint with ashlar
and some brick dressings. Plaintile roofs. Nave with north aisle and north
porch; chancel with extension of north aisle. C14 west tower with diagonal
buttresses and cusped Y-traceried 2-light bell-openings. Crenellated parapet
with chequer flushwork. Fine timber framed north porch in Medieval style on
a flint plinth. Wavy braces and cusped barge boards. Alternating Y-traceried
and 3-circle headed 3-light windows; 4 to south wall and 4 to north aisle.
Chancel with 2 2-light windows and a 3-light east window in Geometric style.
North chapel with a 3-light east window and 2 2-light windows. Interior.
Medieval tower arch of 2 hollow-chamfered orders supported on carved corbels
representing angels holding shields. 4-bay arcade of 2 plain chamfered orders
on circular piers. Elaborately carved corbels serving as responds to east and
west. Chancel arch with carved leaf capitals. Double piscina with triple
sedilia in chancel. Arch braced nave roof with carved angels. Polygonal stone
pulpit in early C14 style with coloured marble and carved biblical scenes
beneath ogee arches. Octagonal font in similar mode. Complete set of Victorian
glass mainly by Heaton, Butler and Bayne.

Listing NGR: TL8164495067

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.