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Church of St Edmund

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hargrave, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2175 / 52°13'2"N

Longitude: 0.5848 / 0°35'5"E

OS Eastings: 576673

OS Northings: 260841

OS Grid: TL766608

Mapcode National: GBR PCP.YFW

Mapcode Global: VHJGT.3J0G

Plus Code: 9F426H8M+XW

Entry Name: Church of St Edmund

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363114

Location: Hargrave, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP29

County: Suffolk

District: West Suffolk

Civil Parish: Hargrave

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hargrave St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Church, mediaeval, restored and extended c.1869. Nave, chancel, north aisle,
west tower. Random rubble walls, partly rendered; tower red brick; chancel and
aisle random squared and flushed flint-, limestone-, and other rubble facing.
Slated roofs. Late C12 simple south nave doorway with stiff-leaf imposts.
Chancel mid-C13, heavily restored; east window 3 lancets with linked
hoodmoulds, south doorway and 2-light window and north lancet all reconstructed
1869; piscina with central shaft, and window-seat sedilia with fragmentary
original work. West tower added early C16 in red brick with diagonal
buttressing, simple arched belfry openings, 2-light limestone traceried west
window, chamfered tower-arch. 2 early C16 2-light windows in south nave and
chancel walls. North arcade and aisle added 1869, removing C12 north door and
window. 7-canted nave roof possibly mediaeval; ceiled, with C19 ribbed panels.
Octagonal C15 limestone font with sunk quatrefoils to bowl. Damaged and
restored C15 5-light screen with carved spandrels having, a fox, goose, dragon,
eagle and unicorn; rood-beam above has billet and zig-zag ornament. Scissor-
braced coupled-rafter chancel roof 1869.

Listing NGR: TL7667360841

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