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© Mr Harry Carlo

IoE Number: 277799
Location: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, HIGH STREET
  ACTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Harry Carlo
Date Photographed: 26 March 2003
Date listed: 23 March 1961
Date of last amendment: 23 March 1961
Grade I

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HIGH STREET5377ActonChurch of All SaintsTL 84 NE 6/323.3.61.I

HIGH STREET 1. 5377 Acton Church of All Saints TL 84 NE 6/3 23.3.61. I 2. A C13 flint church restored in the C19 and now mostly faced with cement. The west tower is of flint, the lower part with massive diagonal buttresses is of the C13 and the upper part was rebuilt 1913-23. The chancel opens to the De Bures Chapel on the north side, with a fine C13 canopied arch and cusping. The church has fine brasses the most famous being that of Robert de Bures 1302. The brass of Alyce de Bryan 1435 has a figure under a triple canopy. There is also a brass of Henry Bures d 1528. There is a monument to Robert Jennes d 1732 who was adjutant to the Duke of Marlborough. Graded for historical value and interior features.

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