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© Mr Hubert Smith

IoE Number: 278349
Photographer: Mr Hubert Smith
Date Photographed: 18 February 2004
Date listed: 23 March 1961
Date of last amendment: 23 March 1961
Grade I

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Nayland with Wissington5377Church of St Mary WistonTL 93 SE 15/59723.3.61.I

Nayland with Wissington 1. 5377 Church of St Mary Wiston TL 93 SE 15/597 23.3.61. I 2. A small Norman church of the C11 with a nave and apsidal chancel. At the west end there is a small timber-framed and weatherboarded belfry with a pyramid roof. Restored and altered in 1853. The Church is now faced with cement. The south door has an C11 arch enriched with lattice ornamentation in the tympanum and a single order of shafts with chevron and spiral ornamentation. The chancel has a fine C11 arch with chevron ornamentation and 1 order of shafts with spiral and lattice ornamentation. The east window has ornamented shafts and an arch with chevron ornamentation and the sanctuary has a cross vault with carved boss. The interior has a cycle of C13 wall paintings much of which survives. The font is C15, octagonal with figures and shields. Graded for its historical interest and interior features.

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