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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 SAINT MARY

List entry Number: 1238236

Location

CHURCH OF SAINT MARY, FAWKHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
KentSevenoaksDistrict AuthorityFawkham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 01-Jun-1967

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 415691

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

FAWKHAM FAWKHAM ROAD 1. 5280 TQ 56 NE 3/142 Church of St Mary 1.6.67 2. Norman nave and chancel with Decorated windows. The nave has a C16 octagonal weatherboarded bell turret at its west end surmounted by a shingled spire. The vestry to the north and south porch are both C19. Nave and chancel now rendered with stone window surrounds. The interior has bellcote supports of 4 posts braced at the top with pierced spandrels within the braces. C14 cusped arch in the south wall of the nave and another earlier one in the chancel north wall. C14 double piscina with cusped Y-tracery. C13 wall painting of Christ in Majesty in the nave. Some mediaeval stained glass fragments in the chancel south window. Hanging monument to John Walter (died 1625).

Listing NGR: TQ5860566583

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National Grid Reference: TQ 59700 68047

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