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© Mr Chris Durrant

IoE Number: 277097
Location: CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN,
  THORPE MORIEUX, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Chris Durrant
Date Photographed: 19 July 2006
Date listed: 23 January 1958
Date of last amendment: 23 January 1958
Grade I

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THORPE MORIEUX5377Church of St Marythe VirginTL 95 SW 32/94623.1.58

THORPE MORIEUX 1. 5377 Church of St Mary the Virgin TL 95 SW 32/946 23.1.58 I 2. A C13-C14 flint and stone church with a fine west tower with a castellated parapet, diagonal buttresses and a staircase turret. (Circa 1300, Pevsner.) The nave has V shaped buttresses. The south porch is C14 with timber traceried archway and side openings and traceried bargeboards. The south door is also C14, with quatrefoil borders. On the interior the floor slopes considerably from the west end to the chancel. There is a plain square C13 font on 5 pillars. Restored in the C19. Graded for its architectural and historical value.

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