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Latitude: 52.1442 / 52°8'39"N
Longitude: 0.839 / 0°50'20"E
OS Eastings: 594353
OS Northings: 253351
OS Grid: TL943533
Mapcode National: GBR RHN.GYC
Mapcode Global: VHKDS.HCDK
Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin
Listing Date: 23 January 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1351578
English Heritage Legacy ID: 277097
Location: Thorpe Morieux, Babergh, Suffolk, IP30
Civil Parish: Thorpe Morieux
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Thorpe Morieux St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church of St Mary
TL 95 SW 32/946 23.1.58
A C13-C14 flint and stone church with a fine west tower with a castellated
parapet, diagonal buttresses and a staircase turret. (Circa 1300, Pevsner.)
The nave has V shaped buttresses. The south porch is C14 with timber
traceried archway and side openings and traceried bargeboards. The
south door is also C14, with quatrefoil borders. On the interior the
floor slopes considerably from the west end to the chancel. There is
a plain square C13 font on 5 pillars. Restored in the C19. Graded
for its architectural and historical value.
Listing NGR: TL9435353351
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