St Mary's Church, Moulton, Norfolk
- What's nearby
Beautiful medieval wall paintings
This is an isolated church set in meadows beside a farm, with an attractive Norman round tower that has a conical tiled roof. Inside, St Mary's boasts a series of beautiful fourteenth-century wallpaintings, elegantly rendered in shades of grey and ochre depicting St Christopher and scenes from the Seven Works of Mercy, as well as the Ten Commandments. There is also a thirteenth-century font and a seventeenth-century pulpit.
A medieval treasure saved by George Gilbert Scott
A 12th century church made of “handsome stone” in a tiny parish.
A peaceful church with a rare octagonal tower
Parking on grassy area in front of church. One large step down into chapel.
Facilities & Hire
Due to the historic nature of the building there is no heating, running water or toilet facilities.The church is lit with natural lighting.
12 miles east of Norwich and 3 miles south of Acle. Follow Historic Church signs from the B1140 High Road to the church.
Nearest railway station: Acle (2.1 miles)
History & Further Information
Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church 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 we care for in Norfolk. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.
- Community information