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St Andrew's Arts Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Gravesend, Kent

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Latitude: 51.4447 / 51°26'40"N

Longitude: 0.3716 / 0°22'17"E

OS Eastings: 564911

OS Northings: 174411

OS Grid: TQ649744

Mapcode National: GBR NMK.BS0

Mapcode Global: VHJLC.DYBD

Entry Name: St Andrew's Arts Centre

Listing Date: 3 July 1975

Last Amended: 21 December 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356417

Location: Gravesham, Kent, DA12

County: Kent

District: Gravesham

Town: Gravesham

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Built-Up Area: Gravesend

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Gravesend St George

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

In the entry for ROYAL PIER ROAD
1/35 (north side)

St Andrew's Waterside Chapel

The address shall be amended to read ROYAL PIER ROAD
(north side)

St Andrew's Arts Centre

The grade shall be amended to read II

Fart 2 of the entry should be amended to read:

1870-71; GE Street architect. Built originally as a mission chapel for seamen
and known as St Andrew's Waterside Chapel. Rectangular plan. Gothic style.
Built of ragstone with Bath stone dressings. Slate roof. Former carthex at west
with lean-to roof behind a parapet; central doorway with segmental Gothic arch;
a flat-arched three-light window to each side of door. Under the west gable are
five stepped lancets; a large stone bellcote rises from the apex of the gable.
Three lancet windows in side elevation. At East end there is a three-light plate
traceried window. Inside vaulted roof lined with pine boarding with moulded ribs;
coved cornice; stained glass windows. The former mission chapel hass been converted
to an Arts Centre.

See St Andrew's Waterside Church, a Souvenir History; See E C Gunkel, St Andrew's
Gravesend, Kent County Library Local History Pamphlet No 2.


(North Side)

St Andrew's
Waterside Chapel
TQ 6474 SE 1/35


1870-71. G E Street architect. Built originally as a mission chapel for seamen.
Rectangular plan. Gothic style. Built of ragstone with bath dressings. Slate
roof. Marthex at (ritual) west with a lean-to roof behind a parapet. Central
doorway with segmental Gothic arch. 3-light mullion windows flank the door.
Under the west gable are 5 stepped lancets. A large stone bellcote rises from
the West gable. It is gabled and has buttressed sides and 3 cusped bell openings.
3 lancet windows at side. At (ritual) East end there is a 3-light plate tracery

St Andrew's Waterside Chapel and No 19 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ6491174411

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