Monument record BXF 008 - Church of St Mary

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Church of St Mary. Listed Building.


Grid reference Centred TL 9626 4050 (70m by 73m)
Map sheet TL94SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Church of St Mary.
Mainly Decorated and Perpendicular, C14 tower, with modern spire and lantern. C14 N porch of wood. C15 stone S porch (S1)(S2).
New clerestorey windows inserted on S side in 1875, interior thoroughly restored in 1886 (S2).
A measured drawing and written description of the frieze over the west Doorway (S3) concludes that the top c.3m was rebuilt. For illustrations see report.
Grade A Listed Building (R2).

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. Cautley H, Suffolk Churches and their Treasures, 1937, 226-227.
  • <R1> (No record type): Dickinson P G M, Suffolk, The little Guide, 1957, 76.
  • <R2> (No record type): Min of H & L G, List of buildings, 2018/11/A, 15.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Barker, H. R.. 1907. West Suffolk Illustrated. 35-36 (photograph).
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Boulter S. 1997. Record of Archaeological Recording, St Marys Church , Boxford. SAU, Boulter S, Archaeological Recording Report No 97/28, April 1997.
  • <R3> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL94SE10.
  • <R4> (No record type): Excursions 1982, PSIA, 35, 1983, (3), 243.
  • <S5> Article in serial: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. PSIAH 37(3) 1991 p265.

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Jun 16 2017 11:44AM

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