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Church of St James

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wicklewood, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5861 / 52°35'10"N

Longitude: 1.0732 / 1°4'23"E

OS Eastings: 608288

OS Northings: 303138

OS Grid: TG082031

Mapcode National: GBR TF6.VHX

Mapcode Global: WHLSL.G887

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 15 August 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226564

Location: Wicklewood, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Wicklewood

Built-Up Area: Wicklewood

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: High Oak

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


6/91 Church of St. James


Former parish church, now derelict. Mediaeval and later. Flint with ashlar
and some brick dressings. Slate roof. West tower, aisleless nave-cum-chancel,
2 former side chapels and a south porch. Unbuttressed, 3-stage, C15 west
tower with a 3-light Perpendicular west window, a dagger traceried sound hole
and a bell-stage rebuilt in 1714 according to datestone. Nave with 2 Perpen-
dicular traceried windows in blocked openings to former side chapels. 2
restored C13 lancet windows and a Victorian plate traceried east window.
Cusped piscina to former north side chapel on exterior. C15 chancel-arch
and arch to former south side chapel. Fine C13 double piscina with bell
capitals and filletted bowtells to arches. C15 porch with moulded archways
and stoop. Victorian hammerbeam roof. No furnishings.

Listing NGR: TG0828803138

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