Recent Grants

Bunwell, St Michael and All Angels


Refurbishment of nave roof and replacement of rainwater goods.

Carleton Rode Baptist Chapel


Replacement of timber frame to the roof.

Felthorpe, St Margaret


Repairs to the window and silence chamber in the west tower.

Marlingford, The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary



Repairs to the flintwork in the tower, and repairs to the nave.

Hevingham, St Mary and St Botolph



Repairs to the roof, following lead theft.

Field Dalling, St Andrew


Repairs to roof following lead theft

Honing, St Peter and St Paul



Supplementary grant as the cost of the Westmoreland slate for the roof repairs was more expensive than estimated.

Lessingham, All Saints



Repairs to the rood screen.

Fersfield, St Andrew


Replace rainwater goods and drainage.  Restore the effigy of Sir Robert du Bois.

Narford, St Mary the Virgin



Repairs to the porch.

Pentney, St Mary Magdalene


Re-slating the south roof slope.

South Raynham, St Martin


Repairs to roof, external flintwork,  and re-pointing.

Tasburgh, St Mary



Urgent repairs to the roofs, rainwater goods and drainage.

Thompson, St Martin


Urgent major repairs to the roof structure

Twyford, St Nicholas


Repairs to the bell tower and cupola

Norwich, St Francis, Heartsease


Underpinning of the church lounge, vestry and quiet room. Replace flats roofs, windows and French Windows.

Oxborough, St John


To reinstate lead stolen from the roof of the Bedingfield Chapel in November 2016

Starston, St Margaret


Urgent repairs to tower roof, belfry openings and tower west window. Nave, chancel and vestry roof and parapet repairs. Replace rainwater goods and install new drains.

Mutford, St Andrew


An enabling grant to pay for an investigative report on the areas of the building in need of urgent repair. The report will used to support an application for a grant from HLF

Northrepps, St Mary the Virgin


To replace lead stolen from vestry and organ chamber roofs in May 2017 with terne coated steel.

Forncett St Mary, St Mary


Urgent high level repairs to the tower to prevent masonry falls. Re-roofing the tower.

Burgh (Fleggburgh), St Margaret


To cover additional costs to completed repairs

East Walton, St Mary


Repairs to nave and chancel roofs, nave gable and buttresses, rainwater goods and drainage, chancel arch and walls, porch roof and walls. Re-leading of north nave windows.  

Waterden, All Saints


Extensive urgent repairs to all areas of the church, including roofs, buttresses, windows, the bellcote, the porch and ruined west tower. Installation of rain water goods and connect to new soak away system.

Ashwellthorpe, All Saints


Urgent repairs to the tower roof and parapets where the flintwork has collapsed. Improvement to tower roof access, repair of floors and installation of mesh to prevent birds getting in.

Strumpshaw, St Peter


Remove current drainage system, install new gullies and soakaways to take rainwater away from the base of walls. Repair lower level masonry damaged by constant water penetration. Internal wall repairs once dry.

Beighton, All Saints


Urgent thatching repairs to five areas on the south side of the nave roof to keep the church weather tight until funding is raised for the whole church to have new thatch.


Thurning, St Andrew


Re-roofing nave and aisle.

Wells-next-the-Sea, St Nicholas


Repairs to roof, walls and tower, refurbish rwgs and flashings, and window repairs.


West Lexham, St Nicholas


Urgent repairs to tower and bell frame, replace rwg and drainage, and urgent repairs to nave, chancel, vestry and porch.

Erpingham, St Mary


Replace lead with tern coated steel on south aisle, and repair brickwork damaged in theft.

Cranworth, St Mary


Replace decayed wooden floor under the organ with new supporting footings as required.


Sisland, St Mary



Repair east gable and interior walls damaged by water penetration.

Ashby (Lothingland), St Mary


Investigative survey of high and low level repairs

Boughton, All Saints


Replacement rwgs, re-roof boiler house, and minor urgent roof repairs.


Carleton Rode, All Saints


Remove decayed wooden aisle floor under the organ and pew platforms.  Replace with pamments.

Brunstead, St Peter



Renew ridge thatch, and repairs to the tower

Castle Acre, St James

Castle Acre St James 2


Extensive tower repairs


Wood Rising, St Nicholas


Investigative survey of tower mound to establish cause of damp.


Carleton Forehoe, St Mary


Replacement of roof following recent lead theft

Burnham Deepdale, St Mary

Burnham Deepdale 3


Repairs to south nave roof and rainwater goods.

Filby, All Saints


Repairs to the tower

Caston, Holy Cross

Caston (2)


Repairs to masonry and roof timbers

Scoulton, Holy Trinity

Scoulton (3)


Repairs to the roof


Crostwight, All Saints


Conservation of wall paintings

Hethel, All Saints

Hethel 4 jpg


Roof repairs to the chancel and mausoleum

Brettenham, St Andrew

Brettenham, St Andrew


Tower and other essential repairs

Haddiscoe, St Mary


Repairs to the chancel ceiling


Hempstead, St Andrew

Hempstead St Andrew 2


Repairs to internal render

West Walton, St Mary

West Walton St Mary


Urgent repairs to loose high level masonry

Plumstead, St Michael

Plumstead St Michael


Repairs to roof and improvement to tower access.

South Lopham, St Andrew

South Lopham (2)


Re-leading of south elevation chancel windows 

Bracon Ash, St Nicholas


Repairs to the roof

Trowse, St Andrew

Trowse St Andrew


Conservation of oil painting The Resurrection

Little Massingham, St Andrew


Emergency felt covering for roof following lead theft

Narford, St Mary the Virgin

Narford 2


Replacement of aisle roofs following recent lead theft

Hempnall, St Margaret


Repairs to the north aisle following lead theft

Wood Norton, All Saints


Re-roofing the chancel

Weasenham, St Peter


Repairs to the nave to prevent rain damage