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Church of St Catherine

A Grade I Listed Building in Morningthorpe and Fritton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.492 / 52°29'31"N

Longitude: 1.2797 / 1°16'47"E

OS Eastings: 622751

OS Northings: 293285

OS Grid: TM227932

Mapcode National: GBR VHZ.LCX

Mapcode Global: VHL8R.4MDJ

Entry Name: Church of St Catherine

Listing Date: 7 December 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 225612

Location: Morningthorpe and Fritton, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Morningthorpe and Fritton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Morningthorpe St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

Church of St Catherine
TM 29 SW 9/2B 7.12.59


C12 round west-tower with C15 octagonal belfry stage and later embattled
parapet. Unmoulded tower arch with plain imposts. Plain C12 north doorway
to nave. Nave has C19 Perpendicular windows. Chancel has two-light lancet
and Y-tracery windows. C15 south porch. Interior: Cl9 roofs. C15 wall
paintings of St Christopher, St George and small figure of bishop. C15 octagonal
font with four lions against stem and four lions and angels against bowl.
Circa 1520 dado of screen with eight painted panels two of which depict John
Bacon, the donor and his family, screen rebuilt above dado. Building materials:
flint rubble, brick and stone dressings, with slate roof.

Listing NGR: TM2275193285

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

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