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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Boxted, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1224 / 52°7'20"N

Longitude: 0.6642 / 0°39'51"E

OS Eastings: 582484

OS Northings: 250465

OS Grid: TL824504

Mapcode National: GBR QG9.SWV

Mapcode Global: VHJH7.GXHC

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 23 March 1961

Last Amended: 9 February 1978

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277859

Location: Boxted, Babergh, Suffolk, IP29

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Boxted

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hartest with Boxted All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Church of All Saints
TL 85 SW 3/62 23.3.61.

A small but interesting church built of flint and stone, mainly of the
C15. The west tower has stone rusticated quoins and a castellated parapet.
The chancel has interesting Jacobean hammer beam roof trusses and there
is a fine octagonal pulpit with tester and a parclose screen with balusters,
arches and achievements, of the same period. The communion rail is 3
sides with twisted balusters. The church contains many fine monuments
including painted wood effigies on a table tomb and memorials to members
of the Poley family of Boxted Hall, in the C18 north-east chapel. These
include an alabaster monument erected in 1725 to Sir John Poley d 1638
and Dame Abigal, it has full size standing figures in niched arches and
pediments. At the west end of the nave there are 2 C16 pews. Graded for its
architectural and historical value.

Listing NGR: TL8248450465

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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