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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Fordwich, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2958 / 51°17'44"N

Longitude: 1.1271 / 1°7'37"E

OS Eastings: 618107

OS Northings: 159826

OS Grid: TR181598

Mapcode National: GBR TXY.PRP

Mapcode Global: VHLGG.HP6J

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 30 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171147

Location: Fordwich, Canterbury, Kent, CT2

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Fordwich

Built-Up Area: Sturry

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5273 FORDWICH KING STREET
(north side)

Church of St Mary
TR 1859 27/223 30.1.67.

I GV


2.
Chancel, nave with north aisle. South porch and west tower with broached shingled
spire. Some Saxon work in the nave and the tower, but mainly Norman with later
windows. The chancel and the north aisle are C12. Unrestored. The south porch
is a timber-framed structure. Knapped flint, render and tiles. Bo pews and
other C18 fittings to interior. Rare Norman tomb monument. Gravestones with
carved skulls to churchyard.


Listing NGR: TR1810559832

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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