Monument record PSH 008 - Church of St Michael

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Church of St Michael.


Grid reference Centred TM 3554 6921 (81m by 65m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM36NE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Suggested Domesday church in Peasenhall recorded under Saxmundham - see SXM Misc.
Church of St Michael. Consists of chancel, S vestry, nave, N porch, W tower.
1146-1174: Consecration of churchyard of Chapel of Peasenhall; the rights of which were preserved to the mother church of Sibton. Late C12 font. 1234:
Chapel of Peasenhall annexed to Church at Sibton (SBT 016).
C14/C15: N porch, lower stages of tower.
1860: Nave & chancel pulled down and rebuilt in C15 style. Tower repaired and heightened (S1-S3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 338.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. Pevsner N and Radcliffe E, The Buildings of England: Suffolk, 1974 ed, 392.
  • <S3> Monograph: Goult, W.. 1990. A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, I-Y. Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, I-Y, 1990.

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Record last edited

Sep 9 1993 12:00AM

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