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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Ryburgh, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8073 / 52°48'26"N

Longitude: 0.9095 / 0°54'34"E

OS Eastings: 596206

OS Northings: 327269

OS Grid: TF962272

Mapcode National: GBR S8Y.W7P

Mapcode Global: WHLRB.YP8R

Plus Code: 9F42RW45+WR

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 6 March 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223842

Location: Ryburgh, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR21

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Ryburgh

Built-Up Area: Great Ryburgh

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Ryburgh St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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8/10 Church of St. Andrew.

Parish Church. Norman round-tower and west end, Perpendicular nave and
chancel details, Decorated north and south transepts. Late C19 south porch.
Flint with stone dressings, slated roof; carstone base of tower and quoins
to north-west corner of nave. Tower with Perpendicular west door, round
headed lancets, octagonal belfry stage c.1300 with switch tracery belfry
windows and 2-light Decorated windows; internally Norman tower arch. 3 bay
nave with 2 north and 2 south 3-light windows. Blocked and part cut down
2-light Perpendicular windows to east nave bay and east nave gable suggest
removed clerestorey storey. South transept with 2 straight-headed east and
west windows, south 3-light reticulated Decorated window. North transept
with 2 2-light Decorated east window, 3-light Decorated north window with
quatrefoils. Chancel with 2 north and south Decorated 3-light windows, and
recut Perpendicular east window. Filled in Perpendicular north window.
Perpendicular south priest's door. Interior with Perpendicular north and
south transept and chancel arches. South transept with 2 arched recesses
in south wall and piscina in east wall. 1914-1918 memorial screen in arch.
Chancel with south window sedilia, piscina and north aumbry recess. Roof
mixed Renaissance and late Gothic details worked in plaster by Comper 1912.
Comper alabaster and gilt reredos. Chancel north 2 superimposed sections
of a C16 Renaissance wall tomb, upper part coloured. Glass throughout
1868-1875 in archaic 1840s style.

Listing NGR: TF9620627269

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