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Latitude: 51.3335 / 51°20'0"N
Longitude: 0.881 / 0°52'51"E
OS Eastings: 600788
OS Northings: 163323
OS Grid: TR007633
Mapcode National: GBR SVX.7LB
Mapcode Global: VHKJP.7R32
Entry Name: Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 24 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1069126
English Heritage Legacy ID: 176760
Location: Oare, Swale, Kent, ME13
Civil Parish: Oare
Built-Up Area: Faversham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 06 SW LUDDENHAM + OARE CHURCH ROAD
24.1.67 St. Peter
Parish Church. C13, C16 and restored and spire added 1877-8 by Joseph Clarke.
Flint and rubble stone with plain tiled roof and shingled spire. Chancel and
nave with belfry and spire at west end, north-west vestry and south porch.
West end rebuilt and dated 1877 with 2 large pinnacled buttresses, restored
C13 roll moulded doorway with quatrefoil over. Relieving arch to belfry.
Diagonal offset buttresses. Half-timbered south porch, C16 Perpendicular and
C19 windows except single cusped light in north nave wall. Exposed quoins of
nave incorporated in widened chancel walls. Lean-to vestry at north-west.
Interior: no chancel arch, roof of 3 crown posts in nave, roof of 2 crown
posts in chancel. C19 fittings and furniture except large Romanesque Purbeck
marble font on renewed shafts. Timbered gallery at west end. (See B.O.E.
Kent II, 1983, 408-9)
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