Monument record MUN 016 - Church of St Peter

Please read our .

Summary

Churchyard and Church of St Peter.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6997 6414 (107m by 104m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL66SE
Civil Parish MOULTON, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Churchyard and Church of St Peter. Consists of cruciform church with chancel, nave, aisles, N & S transepts, S porch and W tower. Four main periods of construction: C12 fragments in nave; early C14 tower; late C15/ early C16 - rebuilding of main body of church; 1851 - major restoration of C16 work.
Also remains of an 'Anchorite cell' situated N of tower (S1), or between the west end of the north aisle and the tower - a blocked doorway led into the aisle and there is a fragment of wall to the left (S4). Also see MUN 029 for possible ue-use of materials from the 'Anchorite cell'.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Goult. W. 1990. A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: W Suffolk,.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 368.
  • <S3> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex CC, AP, BW/99/5/5.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Mortlock D.P.. 1988. The Popular Guide to Suffolk Churches. 158-9.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Feb 6 2007 9:55AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.