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Latitude: 51.0217 / 51°1'18"N
Longitude: 0.0888 / 0°5'19"E
OS Eastings: 546596
OS Northings: 126782
OS Grid: TQ465267
Mapcode National: GBR LPK.Z4D
Mapcode Global: FRA C62D.VW2
Entry Name: Christ Church
Listing Date: 3 June 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245356
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468698
Location: Maresfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN22
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Maresfield
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Fairwarp Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 42 NE
Church. 1881 nave and south porch by Rhode Hawkins with remainder commissioned by the Eckstein family, the foundation stone laid in 1935. Sandstone snecked rubble with ashlar dressings and tiled roof. STYLE: original buildings in Early English style, additions in Decorated style. PLAN: nave with south porch, central tower with transepts, chancel and north vestry. EXTERIOR: 3 bay nave has lancets including double lancet to north side. West end has three lancets with circular window above and offset buttresses. Arched south door with timber-framed gabled porch on sandstone base. 2-stage central tower with crenellated parapet, bell opening with lancet with dripmould and wooden shutters, blank tracery at the bottom and unusual arrangement of staircase. Gabled transepts with double trefoliated window. Chancel has three ogee-headed windows with trefoil heads. East end has no window but external engraved cross. Flat-roofed north vestry. INTERIOR: arched braced roof supported on sandstone corbels and travertine marble floor.
(Sources: Pevsner N: The Buildings of England: Sussex: 499)
Listing NGR: TQ4659626782
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