Record Details

NHER Number:39329
Type of record:Building
Name:Church of the Sacred Heart, North Walsham


A mid 1930s red brick church in Scandinavian Art Deco style. It consists of an aisled nave, chancel and a southwest porch-tower.

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Grid Reference:TG 28190 30048
Map Sheet:TG23SE

Full description

Built 1934-5 by E. Bower Norris in Scandinavian Art Deco style.
Nave, aisles, chancel, southwest porch tower all red brick with lead roofs and metal windows. Interior has narthex but no division between nave and aisles. Plastered Rolled Steel Joists in ceilings. Screen with Art Deco stained glass, also some windows.
For detailed description see the Listing (S1) (added in 2003) which notes this is a fine quality little altered church with careful external detailing and good fittings and glass.
E. Rose (NLA), 20 May 2003.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Listing Notification. Notification. DNF5537.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1096061.

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