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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Strumpshaw, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5957 / 52°35'44"N

Longitude: 1.4965 / 1°29'47"E

OS Eastings: 636904

OS Northings: 305514

OS Grid: TG369055

Mapcode National: GBR XKR.75S

Mapcode Global: WHMTX.Y0TV

Plus Code: 9F43HFWW+7J

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 25 September 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228516

Location: Strumpshaw, Broadland, Norfolk, NR13

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Strumpshaw

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Strumpshaw and Hassingham with Buckenham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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25/9/62 Church of St. Mary.

- II*

Parish church. C12 and C15, re-ordered and re-furnished after a fire in 1971.
Flint and brick with limestone dressings. Roofs slated and pantiled. West
tower, nave, chancel, south porch, vestry. C12 round tower with octagonal
upper stage with tall lancets on cardinal faces. C15 embattled parapet with
flushwork panels. String course at base of parapet with head-corbels. Restored
2-light Perpendicular west window. South porch of flint and brick with north
and south cusped lancets; west wall of porch partly masks a lancet in the
nave south wall. Late Norman south doorway with zig-zag work in the arch
and billet-moulded hood. Windows generally 2-light Perpendicular, much
restored. Nave windows have stilted hood moulds. C15 four-centred tower
arch on corbels. Roofs rebuilt after fire. C15 chancel arch with head stops
to hood mould on eastern side. Banner-staff recess in north wall of nave.
Piscina in south wall of chancel with petalled bowl and cusped arched head
in square opening. Stepped dropped-cill sedilia. Octagonal font, re-cut,
with ornate crocketted cover.

Listing NGR: TG3690405514

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