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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1068932

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
KentShepwayDistrict AuthorityLydd

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 28-Nov-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 175193

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History

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Details

TR 0420 LYDD

845/1/1 CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

28.11.1950 I

The Parish Church of Lydd, called the Cathedral of the Marsh. There are the remains of a Saxon Basilica in the north west corner. The Chancel and the 3 easternmost bays of the nave are early English and the 3 wester- most bays and tower are C15. The exterior is built of ragstone rubble with a tiled roof. The tower is crenellated and has 4 crockets. Lierne vaulting inside. Nave and aisles. Fine C15 king-post roof supported by carvel corbels. 2 piscinas and a sedilia. Restored chancel roof. C16 memorial to Thomas Godfrey and an effigy of Sir Walter de Meryl, Lord of the Manor of Jacques Court. Brasses. Mid C18 font.



Listing NGR: TR0427120954

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National Grid Reference: TR 04271 20953

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