List entry

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 ST MARY

List entry Number: 1204270

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
KentTonbridge and MallingDistrict AuthorityPlatt

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Aug-1959

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357300

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 65 NW PLATT CHURCH ROAD 2/12 (east side)

25.8.59 Church of St Mary GV II

Anglican Church. 1841-42 by Whichcord and Walker. Early English in detail, though Perpendicular in form. Coursed rubble stone with some ashlar dressings, slate roofs. Cruciform church with crenellated west tower, nave, chancel and transeptal chapels. Octagonal stair-turret on north-east corner of tower. Door in moulded, columned opening in west face of tower with 3-light window above transepts and chancel gabled with parapet-copings. Three-light east window, 2-light transept windows, all with simple geometrical tracery. Three-bay nave with lancet windows. South door in centre of south transept and with moulded arched surround. Interior. Timber roof with very widely projecting hammer beams, decorated by large circles in the spandrels, dramatically crowding the crossing with flying arches.

Listing NGR: TQ6220257039

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National Grid Reference: TQ 62235 57018

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