Recent Grants

Beighton, All Saints


Re-thatch and repairs to nave roofs


Bradwell, St Nicholas



Repairs to rainwater goods on north side, repairs to buttresses and replace rotten supports to centre nave pews

Haveringland, St Peter



Repairs to windows


Harpley, St Lawrence



Repairs to and replacement of roofs, following lead thefts

Easton, St Peter



Repairs identified in the 2018 Quinquennial Inspection

North Tuddenham, St Mary


Investigation of movement in the tower, and stabilisation needed as a result


Narford, St Mary


Restoration of the porch

Kirstead, St Margaret


Urgent repairs to the chancel roof identified in the 2016 Quinquennial Inspection

Upper Sheringham, All Saints



Installation of new bell frame to replace the existing medieval frame


Scottow, All Saints



Re-leading east chancel window, and repairs to tracery

Norwich, Heartsease, St Francis



Additional underpinning and insulation

West Somerton, St Mary



Switchgear for new electrical system

Thrigby, St Mary



Replace central mullion and tracery in the south belfry window

Stockton, St Michael



Repairs and repointing to the north buttress

Barford, St Botolph


High level tower repairs, rendering repairs on south and east walls

Beachamwell, St Mary


Replace blower for organ, which had an asbestos lining

Bradfield, St Giles


Repairs to tower walls, parapets, belfry louvres and new lead tower roof.  Repairs to south and east chancel walls, corner turrets and pinnacles.

Colton, St Andrew


Additional urgent roof repairs revealed during roof repairs completed Summer 2018

Gateley, St Helen


Repairs to: high level tower, chancel roof coping, windows and buttresses and east gable repointing

Hoe, St Andrew


Nave window repairs, rainwater goods on tower, porch roof repairs and new pew platform on north side of nave

Hunstanton, St Edmund


Plaster and timber repairs in south-west corner of south aisle

Ingham, Holy Trinity


Urgent porch repairs - bulge and cracking on south wall

Newton-by-Castle Acre, St Mary and All Saints


Roof repairs: retile using existing tiles as much as possible.  replace all defective timbers.

Old Buckenham, All Saints


Complete re-thatch and replacement of decayed roof timbers, to be determined once thatch is removed

Pulham, St Mary the Virgin


Roof repairs resulting from lead theft

Saxthorpe, St Andrew


Repairs to lead on south aisle and nave roof, plus associated repairs.  Pew platform repairs in north aisle.

Sloley, St Bartholomew


Replace stolen lead with terne coated steel

Weasenham, St Peter


Replace lead flashings and gutters stolen in September 2018. Redecoration of walls damaged by water.

Whissonsett, St Mary


Repairs to nave roof

Surlingham, St Mary


Investigation and tower repairs

Swainsthorpe, St Peter


Internal re-rendering and lime wash to areas damaged by water penetration, and now dried out

Threxton, All Saints



Repairs to tower, re-lead tower roof, and overhaul rainwater goods on north aisle.

Postwick, All Saints


Repairs to windows on north and south side of chancel, and south side of nave

Wolferton, St Peter


Repairs to all roofs on north side of the church

Sea Palling, St Margaret


Repairs to tower, roof and gutters

Hindringham, St Martin


Inspection and report to establish the extent of cracks in the tower to develop an HLF application

Martham, St Mary


Repairs to nave roof, replace rainwater goods on north side, high level masonry repairs. Re-leading of clerestory windows

North Elmham, St Mary


Repairs to nave, vestry and organ chamber and repairs to roof timbers and windows caused by water ingress

Wreningham, All Saints


Urgent repairs to east chancel wall and gable. Retile north slope of chancel roof.

Brisley, St Bartholomew


Repairs to church porch

Carleton St Peter, St Peter



Work to tower to prevent access by birds, and to restore internal render and paintwork

West Bradenham, St Andrew


Repairs to nave and tower roofs, south aisle parapet, and other repairs listed as urgent in latest Quinqennial Inspection report

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

Bunwell, St Michael and All Angels


Refurbishment of nave roof and replacement of rainwater goods.

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.

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.