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Church of St Margaret

A Grade I Listed Building in Whatfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.081 / 52°4'51"N

Longitude: 0.9538 / 0°57'13"E

OS Eastings: 602495

OS Northings: 246630

OS Grid: TM024466

Mapcode National: GBR SKX.FZ7

Mapcode Global: VHKF1.HY3L

Plus Code: 9F423XJ3+9G

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277129

Location: Whatfield, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Whatfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Whatfield St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Church of St Margaret
TM 0246 55/976 23.1.58
A small C13-C14 church now faced in stucco. The plain west tower
has a later pyramid tiled roof. The nave and chancel roofs are tiled.
The south porch is C16 red brick, with a stopped gable on the front.
The interior has a fine king post roof with brackets, moulded shafts
and capitals. There are some C16-C17 pews on the north side, one
with the date 1589. The communion rail and west gallery, with turned
balusters are probably of the early C18. The pulpit with tester
is C16-C17. Graded for its historical and architectural value.

Listing NGR: TM0249546630

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