All Saints' Church, Thurgarton, Norfolk
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A thatched barn-like building
The height and length of this mainly fourteenth-century towerless, thatched church is reminiscent of a great barn. Inside, it has spectacular medieval carved benches featuring a dragon, a creeping hunter, fighting dogs, an elephant and musicians.
A medieval treasure saved by George Gilbert Scott
A 12th century church made of “handsome stone” in a tiny parish.
A light-filled church with a mystery motif
Parking available in layby opposite church
Facilities & Hire
Due to the historic nature of the building there is no heating, running water or toilet facilities. The church is lit by natural light
17 miles north of Norwich, 6 miles south of Cromer. Follow Historic Church signs from A140 to church
Nearest railway station: Gunton (5.6 miles) on Norwich to Cromer branch line.
History & Further Information
Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church and the CCT before you visit? You can download a range of publications below including the relevant county guide, and any walk round guides we have for this church.Norfolk County Guide 2012
This free of charge short guide contains details of all the churches CCT cares for in Norfolk. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.
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