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Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade I Listed Building in Thorpe Morieux, Suffolk

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Coordinates

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

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277097

Location: Thorpe Morieux, Babergh, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

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

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Listing Text

THORPE MORIEUX
1.
5377
Church of St Mary
the Virgin
TL 95 SW 32/946 23.1.58
I
2.
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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