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Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene

A Grade I Listed Building in Cobham, Gravesend, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3899 / 51°23'23"N

Longitude: 0.3984 / 0°23'54"E

OS Eastings: 566969

OS Northings: 168384

OS Grid: TQ669683

Mapcode National: GBR NN5.ZGB

Mapcode Global: VHJLR.VBGB

Plus Code: 9F3299QX+X9

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene

Listing Date: 21 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350259

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356744

Location: Cobham, Gravesham, Kent, DA12

County: Kent

District: Gravesham

Civil Parish: Cobham

Built-Up Area: Cobham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Cobham St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 66 NE COBHAM THE STREET
5/18 (south side)

21.11.66 Parish Church of
St Mary Magdalene

I


Chancel about 1220. Chancel arch 1880, nave rebuilt about 1365 with north porch.
Tower a little later, main walls of flint with stone dressings. Tower at west end of
Kentish ragstone. Long chancel, square nave, north and south aisles of different
widths carried west to enclose tower. Exceptionally fine sequence of brasses
1299-1450. Outstanding sedilia 1370. Table tomb of alabaster and black marble with
well sculpted effigies of Lord Cobham and his wife dated 1558. Restored 1860.


Listing NGR: TQ6700468398

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

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