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Church of St Martin

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Mongeham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2145 / 51°12'52"N

Longitude: 1.3581 / 1°21'29"E

OS Eastings: 634619

OS Northings: 151505

OS Grid: TR346515

Mapcode National: GBR X1W.VJV

Mapcode Global: VHLGZ.HQ9T

Entry Name: Church of St Martin

Listing Date: 1 June 1949

Last Amended: 8 February 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177235

Location: Great Mongeham, Dover, Kent, CT14

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Great Mongeham

Built-Up Area: Deal

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


01-JUN-49 Church of St Martin

(Formerly listed as:
(Formerly listed as:


Parish church. C12, C13, C14 and C15, much restored by William Butterfield in 1851. Built of flint with stone quoins and dressings and plaintiled roofs. Nave with north and south aisles and clerestorey, chancel with chapels, and west tower. Four stage Perpendicular West tower with buttresses and crenellated parapet. Norman window to west half of north chapel shows early origin of church but aisled nave and chancel with chapels are early C13 restored circa 1851 with south aisle rebuilt by Butterfield. C14 nave clerestorey. North Porch with tiled roof. Some pre-Butterfield lancets in south chapel. Traceried windows and some double lancets. Chancel and north chapel have east windows of 1861.
INTERIOR: Three bay arcades with rectangular piers and pointed arches both slightly chamfered. Restored Crown post roof. Roof has panels with quatrefoil carving. Perpendicular tower screen. C13 piscina and 2 sedilia. Jacobean wall monument to Edward Crayford Esq, d.1615. Pulpit of 1851, probably by Butterfield. Chancel furnishings also Butterfield.

[Buildings of England "North East and East Kent" ps 338-339.]

Listing NGR: TR3461951504

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