Record Details

NHER Number:5153
Type of record:Building
Name:Church of Our Lady of Consolation, Lynford

Summary

This Roman Catholic knapped flint and ashlar church was built in 1879 by Henry Clutton for Mrs Lyle Stephens of Lynford Hall (NHER 5150). The nave and chancel were built as one and have four bays of Perpendicular style windows.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8189 9331
Map Sheet:TL89SW
Parish:LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Roman Catholic Church, on Ordnance Survey as SS Mary and Stephen, but in (S1) and (S2) as Our Lady of Consolation.

1879 by Henry Clutton for Mrs Lyle Stephens of the Hall. Knapped flint and ashlar. Tiled. Nave and chancel in one, eastern (sic) half flanked by aisles serving as porches, vestry and confessional. Four bays narrow Perpendicular style windows. Exaggerated intermediate buttresses. Traceried open parapets. West wall with window and buttress supporting bellcote. West doors to aisles, single light windows, flat roofs. Listing inspector did not see interior.
Information from (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 4 April 1986.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: 1991. Eastern Daily Press. 4 November.
---Website: Knott, S.. 2004. http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/lynford/lynford.htm.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Serial: Pevsner, N.. Buildings of England..
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

Related records

30470Part of: Lynford Hall Park (Monument)
MNO6759Related to: Church of Our Lady of Consolation, LYNFORD (Revoked)

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