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Latitude: 52.4589 / 52°27'32"N
Longitude: 1.7385 / 1°44'18"E
OS Eastings: 654075
OS Northings: 291128
OS Grid: TM540911
Mapcode National: GBR YTL.VRG
Mapcode Global: VHN43.2GYB
Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Nicholas
Listing Date: 21 June 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207040
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391345
Location: Lowestoft, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR33
Electoral Ward/Division: Pakefield
Built-Up Area: Lowestoft
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Kirkley St Peter and St John
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TM 59 SW
PAKEFIELD ROAD (South West side)
Roman Catholic Church of St Nicholas
(Formerly listed as South Cliff United Reform Church)
Formerly known as: South Cliff Congregational Church PAKEFIELD ROAD. Church. 1900-3, with extension of 1949. By G.Baines. Red brick with stone dressings and slate roof with terracotta flashings. Arts and Crafts style. Nave, chancel and small ritual south-west tower. Windows in Perpendicular style with hoodmoulds. West end has 7-light window with jambs rising above gable as small pinnacles. Minature octagonal tower to left has ogee roof with finial. 3-stage tower to right has diagonal buttresses, single-light windows, bell chamber openings, ornamental parapet and inset spirelet. Nave sides are both similar with the addition of elaborate porch to north. 3- and 4-light windows, the latter in paired transept-like gables. Roof has octagonal lantern and fleche. Extensions to east.
INTERIOR: arcades formed by tapering posts. False hammerbeam roof and boarded ceiling. Naturalistic foliage corbels to transept arch.
Listing NGR: TM5407591128
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