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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Tharston and Hapton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5023 / 52°30'8"N

Longitude: 1.2257 / 1°13'32"E

OS Eastings: 619030

OS Northings: 294274

OS Grid: TM190942

Mapcode National: GBR VHW.4PD

Mapcode Global: VHL8Q.6CBK

Plus Code: 9F43G62G+W7

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 7 December 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373411

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226184

Also known as: house of worship

ID on this website: 101373411

Location: St Mary's Church, Tharston, South Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Tharston and Hapton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Tharston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

Tagged with: Church building

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Church of St Mary
TM 19 SE 8/1C 7.12.59


Mainly C14. Comprising nave chancel, west tower and north porch. Perpendicular
fenestration, straight-headed in chancel. West tower faced in knapped flint,
flushwork panelled battlements, diagonal buttresses on west side, stair turret
to belfry, and west doorway with fleurons in the spandrels.
C15 north porch with flushwork panelling.
Some C15 bench ends with poppy-heads and a few with relief carving below.
C15 font with 4 lions against the stem and flowers, and angels and lions
against the bowl and with C17 cover. Monument 1623 alabester tablet to Robert
Woode with inscription between 2 obelisks with skeleton below. Built of
flint with stone dressings and with slate and tiled roof.

Listing NGR: TM1903094274

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