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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Scole, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3672 / 52°22'1"N

Longitude: 1.1581 / 1°9'29"E

OS Eastings: 615102

OS Northings: 279045

OS Grid: TM151790

Mapcode National: GBR TJ0.KMN

Mapcode Global: VHL98.1R3N

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 7 December 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 225995

Location: Scole, South Norfolk, Norfolk, IP21

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Scole

Built-Up Area: Scole

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Scole

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


1.
5321 SCOLE NORWICH ROAD
(south-east side)
Scole
Church of St Andrew
TM 17 NE 25/1 7.12.59

II

2.
Mainly early C14 and C15, with traces of pre-Conquest work. Much restored
in 1874. Gutted by fire in 1963 when C15 hammer-beam roof of nave was destroyed.
Consists of nave, chancel, south aisle, west tower and C19 south porch.
Tall unbuttressed west tower with 2-light bell-openings with Y-tracery and
embattled parapet with chequer flushwork. Four bay south arcade with octagonal
piers and double hollow-chamfered arches. Chancel arch destroyed in fire.
Fragment of wall painting in niche in north wall. Piscina in south aisle.
C15 octagonal font with angels on sides of bowl and four lions against
stem. C15 foot of lectern, square with angle leaves.
Building materials: flint with stone dressings, new black glazed pantile
roof.


Listing NGR: TM1510279045

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