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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1288 / 51°7'43"N

Longitude: 0.2629 / 0°15'46"E

OS Eastings: 558439

OS Northings: 139049

OS Grid: TQ584390

Mapcode National: GBR MPZ.19P

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.HWVJ

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168173

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Pantiles and St Mark's

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells Holy Trinity with Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1
5285
(North Side)
Christ Church
TQ 5838 NW 2/7
II
2
Parish Church 1835-41 by Robert Palmer Brown of Royal Hill, Greenwich; chancel
added in 1872. In a Neo-Norman style. Brown brick with stone dressings.
West portico, nave, with tower over west end and chancel. Tall triple-arched
portico with side arches on cluster piers. Gable over with kneelers and cross
finial. Nave with tall round-arched windows with margin-glazing and parapet,
divided by shallow buttresses with gable-hoods, Tower over west end, projecting
slightly, with round-arched belfry openings enclosing double-lights. Crenellated
and machicolated parapet. Projecting chancel in similar style. Interior:
Plain with west gallery. East window with Burne-Jones by Morris & Co.


Listing NGR: TQ5844739038

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