Recent Grants

Beeston-nest-Mileham, St Mary the Virgin

£10,000

Tower and Spire repairs

Bacton, St Andrew

£1,000

Nave roof and tower repairs

Little Cressingham, St Andrew

£10,000

Urgent repairs identified in 2019 Quinquennial Inspection

Forncett, St Peter

£1,000

Urgent repairs identified in 2018 Quinquennial Inspection

Blickling, St Andrew

£10,000

Aisle roof repairs resulting from lead theft in 2016

North Wootton, All Saints

£2,000

Stained glass window repairs.

North Elmham, St Mary

£7,000

Roof and masonry repairs to south transept

Morston, All Saints

£5,000

Conservation of painted early 19th century tympanum.

Pentney, St Mary Magdalene

£1,000

Roof repairs.

Outwell, St Clement

£8,000

Window repairs in Beaupre and Fincham chapels, plus repair of 15th century iron bound muniments chest

Norwich, St John Sepulchre

£2,000

Repairs to vestry, south transept, buttress and roof.

King Street Baptist Church, Thetford

£1,000

Windows repairs to sanctuary.  Repairs to south wall gable and east wall of vestry.

Swanton Abbot, St Michael

£2,000

Drainage renewal of and rainwater goods, repairs to pew platform, and clearing pigeon detritus from tower, installing mesh.

Swaffham, St Peter & St Paul

£5,000

Restoration and repair of the William Wailes east window.

Tilney, All Saints

 

£5,000

Installation of roof alarm to north and south aisle roofs following lead theft

 

Tuttington St Peter & St Paul

£10,000

Urgent tower repairs.  Chancel and nave roof repairs, rwg and drainage, buttress and parapet repairs, tracery and ferramenta repairs

West Walton, St Mary

£9,000

Urgent investigation and repair of cracks and failing masonry at west end of the church. Including supporting structures to prevent collapse if required.

Pakefield, All Saints and St Margaret

 

£3,000

Replace thatch ridge on north and south roofs.  Clean and re-dress existing thatch on north roof.  Re-thatch south elevation of south roof.

 

Swaffham Baptist Church

 

£500

Repair brickwork and coping stones on façade, replace fascias and soffits on both towers. Replace rainwater goods on towers.

Taverham, St Edmund

 

£500

Repairs to north and east chancel window and nave windows.  South aisle roof repairs.

Deopham, St Andrew (High Oak)

 

£7,000

Help towards the first stage of substantial repairs.

 

Great Cressingham, St Michael

 

 

£500

Tower roof lead replacement and repairs to trap door

Morley, St Botolph (High Oak)

 

£2,000

Switchgear required following recent inspection.

Beighton, All Saints

£1,500

Re-thatch and repairs to nave roofs

 

Bradwell, St Nicholas

 

£300

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

Breckles, St Margaret

£4,000

Replace rainwater goods on chancel, nave and south porch.  Improve surface water drainage.  Minor repairs to roofs and high level masonry.

Haveringland, St Peter

 

£500

Repairs to windows

 

Harpley, St Lawrence

 

£10,000

Repairs to and replacement of roofs, following lead thefts

Easton, St Peter

 

£2,000

Repairs identified in the 2018 Quinquennial Inspection

North Tuddenham, St Mary

£15,000

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

 

Narford, St Mary

£3,750

Restoration of the porch

Kirstead, St Margaret

£5,000

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

Upper Sheringham, All Saints

 

£1,000

Installation of new bell frame to replace the existing medieval frame

 

Scottow, All Saints

 

£7,000

Re-leading east chancel window, and repairs to tracery

Norwich, Heartsease, St Francis

 

£4,000

Additional underpinning and insulation

West Somerton, St Mary

 

£2,000

Switchgear for new electrical system

Thrigby, St Mary

 

£2,000

Replace central mullion and tracery in the south belfry window

Stockton, St Michael

 

£1,000

Repairs and repointing to the north buttress

Barford, St Botolph

£1,500

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

Beachamwell, St Mary

£500

Replace blower for organ, which had an asbestos lining

Bradfield, St Giles

£5,000

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

£3,000

Additional urgent roof repairs revealed during roof repairs completed Summer 2018

Gateley, St Helen

£2,000

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

Hoe, St Andrew

£5,000

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

Hunstanton, St Edmund

£1,000

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

Ingham, Holy Trinity

£700

Urgent porch repairs - bulge and cracking on south wall

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

£7,000

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

Old Buckenham, All Saints

£7,000

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

Pulham, St Mary the Virgin

£10,000

Roof repairs resulting from lead theft

Saxthorpe, St Andrew

£2,000

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

Sloley, St Bartholomew

£5,000

Replace stolen lead with terne coated steel

Weasenham, St Peter

£4,000

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

Whissonsett, St Mary

£1,000

Repairs to nave roof

Surlingham, St Mary

£7,000

Investigation and tower repairs

Swainsthorpe, St Peter

£4,000

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

Threxton, All Saints

 

£5,000

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

Postwick, All Saints

£500

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

Wolferton, St Peter

£5,000

Repairs to all roofs on north side of the church

Sea Palling, St Margaret

£5,000

Repairs to tower, roof and gutters

Hindringham, St Martin

£3,000

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

Martham, St Mary

£1,500

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

North Elmham, St Mary

£5,000

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

Wreningham, All Saints

£5,000

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

Brisley, St Bartholomew

£4,000

Repairs to church porch

Carleton St Peter, St Peter

 

£5,000

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

West Bradenham, St Andrew

£3,000

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

Carleton Rode Baptist Chapel

£5,000

Replacement of timber frame to the roof.

Felthorpe, St Margaret

£1,000

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

Marlingford, The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

£2,000

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

Hevingham, St Mary and St Botolph

£5,000

Repairs to the roof, following lead theft.

Field Dalling, St Andrew

£5,000

Repairs to roof following lead theft

Honing, St Peter and St Paul

£3,000

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

Lessingham, All Saints

£3,000

Repairs to the rood screen.

Fersfield, St Andrew

£4,000

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

Narford, St Mary the Virgin

£5,000

Repairs to the porch.

Pentney, St Mary Magdalene

£6,000

Re-slating the south roof slope.

South Raynham, St Martin

£10,000

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

Tasburgh, St Mary

£2,000

Urgent repairs to the roofs, rainwater goods and drainage.

Thompson, St Martin

£10,000

Urgent major repairs to the roof structure

Twyford, St Nicholas

£8,000

Repairs to the bell tower and cupola

Bunwell, St Michael and All Angels

£5,000

Refurbishment of nave roof and replacement of rainwater goods.

Oxborough, St John

£10,000

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

Starston, St Margaret

£10,000

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.