Record Details

NHER Number:4798
Type of record:Building
Name:All Saints' Church, Stoke Ferry


This church currently consists of a nave, chancel and bellcote. The nave is basically early medieval, remodelled in the 15th century. The old chancel was demolished in the 17th century and the west tower fell in 1758 when the building was remodelled. The church was rebuilt in 1848 and the stained glass windows added later that century. Inside is a 15th century patterned font.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 7046 9989
Map Sheet:TL79NW

Full description

Nave basically early medieval, altered in 15th century.
Chancel demolished 17th century, tower fell 1758, when church remodelled. Chancel rebuilt, nave recast in 1848.
See detailed report (S1) in file. Listed (S2). Press cutting (S3) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 9 May 2002.

Monument Types

  • CHURCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HERMITAGE (RELIGIOUS) (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

---Monograph: Bryant, T. H. 1904. Hundred of Clackclose. The Churches of Norfolk. Vol XIII. pp 240-247.
---Map: Bryant. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk.
---Documentary Source: Martin, T. c. 1700-1799. Collections of Church Notes. Norfolk Records Office. c. 1740.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Crowmwell, T. and Cotman, J. S. 1818. Excursions through Norfolk.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. pp 671-672.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 2002. Building Report.. Building Report.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1269566.
<S3>Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1998. Church made of 'cheese' faces closure. 27 January.

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