Narford: St Mary, Narford

Our Other Churches

  • About Us
  • Find Us
  • Contact Us
  • Services and Events
  • Features and Facilities
  • More Info

The village of Narford has almost disappeared through various clearances over the centuries. The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin stands a little way from the road and close to Narford Hall, the seat of the Fountaine family since the 17th century. Arrangements to view the church can be made with the Rector of the Nar Valley Group c/o The Rectory, Narborough. The church is plain inside but has an interesting double sedilla and Easter sepulchre. The church and churchyard are reached along the 'church way' to the west of Narford Hall park grounds. Presently not used on a regular basis.The Church desperately needs to raise £ 180,000 to repair the tower and nave roof before they collapse - can anyone help this tiny village of 25 people.

 In 2012 the Church of Narford had to address repointing, replastering and redecorating works at a cost of approximately £74,750 an immense task for a small community.  In Narford the population is only 25.

 If you have had any previous connection with or a love of St Mary The Virgin Church then we invite you to help the congregation to retain this building for future years.

 Donations may be sent to the Church Treasurer – Mrs Susan Nairn, The Rectory, Main Road, Narborough, PE32 1SY.

 Cheques should be made payable to Narborough w Narford PCC.


We can't display parish boundaries on this page at the moment. View the map with boundary in Google Maps

This space is for a Google Map.

You are seeing this message instead because your browser has not loaded the program code to produce the map.

This could be for a variety of reasons, including:
  • Your browser does not support Javascript;
  • You have turned Javascript off
In addition we are aware of some problems with Internet Explorer which are currently being worked on. Firefox and Chrome show the map correctly.
Directions to Narford: St Mary, Narford, PE32 1JA

Walking route Avoid highways

Load map in Google Maps

Revd Canon Stuart Nairn
The Rectory, Main Road, Narborough, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE 32 1TE
Tel: (01760) 338552
Grade 2* Listed Building Tower Guidebooks / notes Visitor Parking Available

Visit our Church

By arrangement with the Rector Canon Stuart Nairn, The Rectory, Narborough, Kings Lynn.01760 338552

Nurture Courses

Other information
The Revd Canon Stuart Robert NAIRN
The Rectory, Main Road
King's Lynn
(01760) 338552
A Church Near You ID: 5314
Built: 1200
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Our Patron: Bishop of Norwich
Archdeaconry: LYNN (263)
Deanery: BRECKLAND (26301)
Benefice: Nar Valley (26/284CP)
Parish Legal Name: Narborough with Narford (260652 26/652)
CofE Church Info: (626652 26/653)
Short URL:
QR Code:

The current editor is: Stuart Nairn

Narford: St Mary : Narborough Road, Narford, Narford, Norfolk, PE32 1JA
This long URL is the full search engine friendly link to your page.
This short URL can be used as a quick link to this page on smartphones, email and Twitter etc.
This "QR Code" contains a simplified web address for your church entry. Print it onto envelopes, newsletter, promotions etc. to enable visitors with mobile devices e.g. smartphones to get to your A Church Near You page without having to remember and type the full URL