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Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade I Listed Building in Trottiscliffe, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3202 / 51°19'12"N

Longitude: 0.3612 / 0°21'40"E

OS Eastings: 564634

OS Northings: 160545

OS Grid: TQ646605

Mapcode National: GBR NP3.25B

Mapcode Global: VHJM4.62TS

Plus Code: 9F3289C6+3F

Entry Name: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 25 August 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427136

Location: Trottiscliffe, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME19

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Trottiscliffe

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Trottiscliffe St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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2/25 (north side)
Church of St Peter
and St Paul

Church. c.1200. Flint with tufa dressings with plain tiled roofs. South west
tower, narrow nave, unusually long chancel. Early C16 windows. Flat-headed 2-light
belfry openings. Pointed arched doorway in south side of tower, with C13 doorway
beyond, hidden by addition of tower. Original north and south windows in chancel.
Interior: collar-rafter roof. Piscina built in one piece with C14 window. Reredos:
Wood, early C18, 2 cartauches carved with reliefs of Circumcision and Flight into
Egypt, not made for church. Alter rails: Wood, early C18, twisted balusters,
enriched newels, and leaf bosses, not made for church. Pulpit: 1775, by Henry
Keene, originally for Westminster Abbey, where it stood until 1824. Palm tree
carrying sounding board. Decoration a mixture of Gothic and classical, with oval
wheel motifs decorating sides. Reading desk: Made up of Jacobean remnants. Stained
glass: West window 1885 by Ward and Hughes. K. window by Gibbs.

Listing NGR: TQ6454660311

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