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© Mr Colin David Broome

IoE Number: 292573
Location: THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST LEONARD, CHURCH STREET
  SEAFORD, LEWES, EAST SUSSEX
Photographer: Mr Colin David Broome
Date Photographed: 01 November 2006
Date listed: 02 March 1950
Date of last amendment: 02 March 1950
Grade I

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1607CHURCH STREETThe Parish Churchof St LeonardTV 4899 1/12.3.50.

1. 1607 CHURCH STREET The Parish Church of St Leonard TV 4899 1/1 2.3.50. I 2. C12 and C15. Flint, red tile roof. Early C12 Norman nave. Late C15 west tower of coursed ashlar of greensand stone on south side decorated with flint and stone diaper with stone bands. Late C15 or early C16 tie beams and kingpost of roof. South aisle modernised; west doorway a reconstruction (1893) of Norman doorway. East side rebuilt by John Billing (1861-2). North-east chapel 1902. Medieval stone coffin and coffin lid with floriated cross now preserved on south wall of tower. Interesting Norman carving of St Michael and the Dragon, probably part of the tympanum to the original south door, is preserved on the north nave wall. Historiated Norman capital in south porch.

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