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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade I Listed Building in Stiffkey, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9479 / 52°56'52"N

Longitude: 0.9378 / 0°56'16"E

OS Eastings: 597474

OS Northings: 342985

OS Grid: TF974429

Mapcode National: GBR S7F.3XG

Mapcode Global: WHLQS.C5TD

Plus Code: 9F42WWXQ+54

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 6 March 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223424

Location: Stiffkey, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Stiffkey

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Stiffkey St John and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TF 9742 (south aide)

15/127 Church of St John
the Baptist

6.3.59 I
Parish church. Largely perpendicular fabric but tower and charnel earlier.
W tower, N porch, nave and chancel. Perpendicular nave, 4 bays, with flushwork
parapet, embracing earlier W tower. Early C15 Porch with armourial shields in
octofoils, brick and flint cheque work in gable, springing of groins inside.
Chancel: late C13 or early C14. Rood stairs on S of nave. Arched braced nave
roof, chancel roof and E Window tracery 1848. C13 piscina. C19 benches, c1920
stalls, Holy Table and reredos. Two medieval stalls with misericords. Wall
monument: Nathaniel Bacon: before 1615, Perhaps by Maximilian Colt.

Listing NGR: TF9747442985

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