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Old Church of St Botolph

A Grade II Listed Building in Cray Valley East, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4118 / 51°24'42"N

Longitude: 0.1343 / 0°8'3"E

OS Eastings: 548528

OS Northings: 170244

OS Grid: TQ485702

Mapcode National: GBR R6.VYW

Mapcode Global: VHHNZ.8SW3

Entry Name: Old Church of St Botolph

Listing Date: 4 July 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358656

Location: Bromley, London, DA14

County: London

District: Bromley

Electoral Ward/Division: Cray Valley East

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: North Cray St James

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

MAIDSTONE ROAD (off)
TQ 47 SE
7/103 Old Church of St Botolph
GV II

Former church, later barn, derelict at time of survey, C13
converted into a barn in late C18 and oast kiln added in early
C19. Built of flint and stone rubble with stone dressings, 3-
brick press to north side weather-boarded cart entrance to south
side and pantiled roof. West end has blocked arched west window
and blocked arched doorcase below it. The window has a later C18
smaller red brick surround and casement. 2 buttresses of flint,
brick and stone. South side has end buttresses, C18 off central
hipped cart entrance and arched window with inserted C20
casement. North side has 3 brick buttresses traces of 2 arched
windows filled in with church and C18 brick doorcase. East end
has outline of arched east window, blocked in with C18 brickwork.
Interior retains C13 arched piscina and double sedilia. Late C18
roof structure of angled green struts, through purlins and collar
beams. To the north east end is an early C19 cylindrical stock
brick oast house with roof missing at time of survey. It is
thought the building went out of use as a church in the C16.


Listing NGR: TQ4852870244

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

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