Record Details

NHER Number:3094
Type of record:Building
Name:Church of St George, Hindolveston

Summary

A church built in 1932 to replace the ruined medieval one in the parish (NHER 3093). Cruciform in shape, the flint and brick building successfully incorporates much material from the old church, particularly the limestone detailing and arches. The 15th century font has also been reused, as have several monuments and brasses.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0313 2934
Map Sheet:TG02NW
Parish:HINDOLVESTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1914. Dated 1932 on (S1); (was it made a church then, formerly a misson room?) Incorporates from the old church 15th century arcade piers, shaft and niche of about 1300, 15th century octagonal font and bench ends. Brass of 1558
(S2), (S3) says three brasses 1586, 1621, 1568. Press cutting (S4) in file.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 552.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Hindolveston.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1049253.
<S2>Monograph: Pevsner, N. 1962. North-East Norfolk and Norwich. The Buildings of England. 1st Edition. pp 165-166.
<S3>Map: Bryant, A.. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk.
<S4>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1983. New Church From Old. 21 April.

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