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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Carlton Colville, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4515 / 52°27'5"N

Longitude: 1.6926 / 1°41'33"E

OS Eastings: 651000

OS Northings: 290143

OS Grid: TM510901

Mapcode National: GBR YTT.8RJ

Mapcode Global: VHM6M.9N50

Plus Code: 9F43FM2V+J2

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282039

Location: Carlton Colville, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR33

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Carlton Colville

Built-Up Area: Lowestoft

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Carlton Colville St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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- II*

Parish church. Medieval tower, the remainder largely rebuilt 1884 in
Decorated style. Nave, chancel (with organ chamber), west tower, south porch,
north vestry. Random flint (mainly knapped) with stone admixture; stone
dressings. Plaintiled roofs. Square tower, largely C14, although the lower
portion (with a lancet west window) may be earlier; 3-stage diagonal
buttresses to west; 2-light bell-chamber openings; crenellated parapet with
flushwork. 4-bay nave with mainly Decorated style windows; at the west end
are 2 2-light windows in Perpendicular style (south) and a renewed C12 window
(north). The porch and vestry are entirely of 1883-4. 3-bay chancel with 2-
light windows, some perhaps re-used; 3-light east window. Interior. Scissor-
braced rafter roof to nave, boarded wagon roof to chancel, both late C19. In
the south sanctuary is a piscina with cusped ogee arch. C15 carved octagonal
font on a 2-stepped base: 4 lions against the stem, angels to the underside of
the bowl, and alternate angels and lions on the bowl panels. Graded II* for
medieval work, principally the tower and font.

Listing NGR: TM5100090143

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