St Mary the Virgin, Saffron Walden, Essex: the nave seen from the choir

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RIBApix ref no RIBA6777
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CitySaffron Walden
Subject Date1500
Image Date1969
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CHU/422 (ES13124)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original Norman church of 1130 was rebuilt and enlarged in Decorated style in 1250-1258. General rebuilding in Perpendicular style began in 1450, and the church is considered to be one of the finest churches in the county of Essex.

Subject tags

churches, decorative woodwork, arcades, screens