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Horton Manor Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Chartham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2567 / 51°15'24"N

Longitude: 1.0295 / 1°1'46"E

OS Eastings: 611486

OS Northings: 155195

OS Grid: TR114551

Mapcode National: GBR TYD.344

Mapcode Global: VHKK4.SNMZ

Plus Code: 9F33724H+MR

Entry Name: Horton Manor Chapel

Listing Date: 30 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171055

Location: Chartham, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Chartham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Horton Manor Chapel


Manorial chapel, later barn and then oasthouse and storehouse. Circa 1300 nave with late C14 chancel and alterations to nave and 2 later C19 oasthouse additions. Built of flints partly faced with rough plaster. Former tiled roof absent at time of survey. Nave and chancel with bellcote to west end with 2 arches. No original window openings survive. To the north and east are late C19 oasthouses of flint with red brick dressings, one retaining pyramidal roof structure. INTERIOR of chapel has late C14 Reigate stone chancel arch and trefoil-headed piscina. Circa 1300 scissor-braced roof to nave and part of chancel and late C14 crownpost roof underneath were in a collapsed state at time of survey. Scheduled Ancient Monument.
(Source: Tatton-Brown T: The topography and buildings of Horton Manor, near Canterbury: Archaeologia Cantiana: 1982: XCVIII: 77-105).

Listing NGR: TR1145355224

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