Monument record HEN 003 - Church of St Peter

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A church is recorded at Henley in the Domesday book.


Grid reference Centred TM 1586 5134 (75m by 75m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM15SE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

A church is recorded at Henley in the Domesday book.
Church of St Peter. Consists of continuous (C14) chancel and nave, S porch, C15 W tower. Details in (S1)(S2).
2009: re-decoration internally revealed traces of faint wall painting and re-used Late C11th - Early C12th Romanesque stone (S3).
Watching Brief on Churchyard, monitoring installation of Cesspool revealed no finds. See 329/00 Mid Suffolk DC (S4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 265.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 294..
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Email. Newman J (SCCAS) to Pendleton C (SCCAS), 26 May 2009.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: JN. 2003. Watching Brief - Churchyard, St Peters Church, Church Lane, Henley.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 27 2015 2:00PM

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