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Latitude: 51.3473 / 51°20'50"N
Longitude: 0.2672 / 0°16'2"E
OS Eastings: 557992
OS Northings: 163353
OS Grid: TQ579633
Mapcode National: GBR XC.S21
Mapcode Global: VHHPF.LD4H
Plus Code: 9F3287W8+WV
Entry Name: Church of Saint Edmund
Listing Date: 1 June 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267477
English Heritage Legacy ID: 418640
Location: West Kingsdown, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15
Civil Parish: West Kingsdown
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Kingsdown St Edmund King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
WEST KINGSDOWN FAWKHAM ROAD
5280 West Kingsdown
TQ 56 SE 6/237 1.6.67 Church of St Edmund
Saxon, Norman and C14. Chancel and nave without chancel arch between them, tower
at the south-west corner of the chancel, south porch and vestry at the north-west
corner of the nave. Built of flint in fairly regular courses with tiled roof.
The nave and square tower are Saxo-Norman and the chancel may be also although the
windows are decorated. Interior contains wall paintings of second half of C12,
the Sacrifice of Cain and Abel and Cain killing Abel. Some C14 stained glass in
the nave. North and south windows. (See Arch.Cant. Vol XXXV).
Listing NGR: TQ5798363738
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