Record Details

NHER Number:10000
Type of record:Building
Name:St Margaret's Church, Hapton

Summary

This church underwent a major overhaul in 1848, at which point the west tower was built. The nave and chancel arch are in the Decorated style but the church features a number of Perpendicular windows. The roof of the chancel is thatched. Inside, there is a plain octagonal 15th century font and a Norman holy water stoup in the south porch.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1761 9667
Map Sheet:TM19NE
Parish:HAPTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK
THARSTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Thatched chancel, no steeple.
Bells in ground frame.
See (S1)
E. Rose (NAU).

This church underwent a major overhaul in 1848, at which point the west tower was built. The nave and chancel arch are in the Decorated style but the church features a number of Perpendicular windows. Inside, there is a plain octagonal 15th century font and a Norman holy water stoup in the south porch.
T. Sunley (NLA) 17 July 2007.

Monument Types

  • CHURCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CHURCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished document: Martin, T.. 18th century. Church Notes..

Related records - none

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