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Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade I Listed Building in Appledore, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0296 / 51°1'46"N

Longitude: 0.7904 / 0°47'25"E

OS Eastings: 595764

OS Northings: 129282

OS Grid: TQ957292

Mapcode National: GBR RY4.8NS

Mapcode Global: FRA D6JD.KR1

Plus Code: 9F322QHR+R5

Entry Name: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 16 August 1962

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180090

Location: Appledore, Ashford, Kent, TN26

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Appledore

Built-Up Area: Appledore

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1 .
5272 (east side)
Church of St Peter
and St Paul
TQ 9529 15/4 16.8.62.


Chancel with north and south chapels, nave with south aisle, south porch and
west tower in 3 stages with crenellated parapet. The north chapel, now the
vestry, with its own sanctuary and the tower are C13. The remainder of the
church was rebuilt after it was burnt by the French in 1380, the north aisle
being incorporated in the nave. Four bay nave with 4 crown posts on tie-beaus
with pierced spandrels. Piscina aumbry and stoup. Perpendicular font. The
churchyard contains some C18 headstones with skull or cherub motif, some oval
bodystones and some chest tombs.

Listing NGR: TQ9576829283

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

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