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© Mr Robert Symonds

IoE Number: 277934
Location: CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCHGATE
  GLEMSFORD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Robert Symonds
Date Photographed: 08 May 2002
Date listed: 09 February 1978
Date of last amendment: 23 March 1961
Grade I

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CHURCHGATE5377GlemsfordChurch of St MaryTL 8348 18/13723.3.61.IGV

CHURCHGATE 1. 5377 Glemsford Church of St Mary TL 8348 18/137 23.3.61. I GV 2. A fine C14 and C15 flint church with stone dressings. The C14 west tower, in 3 stages, has diagonal buttresses, a castellated parapet and a 3-light Decorated window in the upper stage. The nave arcade and clerestory are C14 and the aisle walls, chapels and the north and south porches are C15 with good flushwork panelling. The aisles and chancel have castellated parapets and the windows have Perpendicular tracery. In 1447 money was left for a south window, in 1454 for a north window and for clerestory windows in 1474-5. The north aisle roof has carved beams and there is a C15 carved font. Graded for its architectural historical and topographical value.

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