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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunkirk, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2915 / 51°17'29"N

Longitude: 0.9744 / 0°58'28"E

OS Eastings: 607487

OS Northings: 158909

OS Grid: TR074589

Mapcode National: GBR SWF.TDP

Mapcode Global: VHKJX.VS0T

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176695

Location: Dunkirk, Swale, Kent, ME13

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Dunkirk

Built-Up Area: Dunkirk

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 05 NE DUNKIRK BOUGHTON HILL
(South side)

5/91
24.1.67 Christ Church


GV II

Parish Church. 1840.By John Whichcord. Flint with slate roof. Chancel, nave
and west tower. Two stage western tower with diagonal buttresses, string
course, cornice and parapet. Four centred arched western doorway with label
over. Perpendicular style tracery in 3 windows each side of nave. Nave walls
buttressed north and south. Advanced and accurate styling for its date.
Interior restored late C20. Built after Courtenay riots of 1838 with flints
from Canterbury City walls, the gift of the Archbishop of Canterbury. Grouped
with the vicarage and the school in a concerted effort to civilize the
previously extra parochial and lawless Vill of Dunkirk.


Listing NGR: TR0741458846

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

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