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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II* Listed Building in Postwick with Witton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6358 / 52°38'8"N

Longitude: 1.4187 / 1°25'7"E

OS Eastings: 631423

OS Northings: 309713

OS Grid: TG314097

Mapcode National: GBR WHQ.RH4

Mapcode Global: WHMTP.R0RN

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 20 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228499

Location: Postwick with Witton, Broadland, Norfolk, NR13

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Postwick with Witton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Plumstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

20.5.52. Church of St. Margaret.


Parish Church of Witton. Medieval, partially rebuilt in 1857. Built of flint
and brick with plain tile roof. Internal west tower, south porch nave and
chancel. Square C15 west tower splayed above roof line into C17 octagonal
second stage with battlemented parapet of alternating square and triangular
merlons. Flint with brick dressings. C19 2 light west window, and single
light brick honeycomb sound hole with 2 centred arch. Honeycomb brick belfry
openings with 'Tudor' arches. 5 bay nave with C19 buttresses to north and
irregular arrangements of 2 and 3 light C19 windows. Blocked C12 doorway
at west end, with semi-circular arch. On south side, 3 C19 lancets to west
of porch and one 2-light C19 window to east. C19 porch with lancets to east
and west. Parapet gable. South door inside with single splayed opening and
hood mould with label stops. C19 single bay chancel with linked lancets to
north and south with 3 stepped lancets to east. Gable buttresses to east,
set back buttresses to north and south. Parapet gables with carved stone
kneelers and cross finials at apex. Interior mainly C19. Brass to Juliana
Anyell c.1500.

Listing NGR: TG3142309713

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