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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: PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

List entry Number: 1294750

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN, MANOR ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityBexleyLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Oct-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 198685

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History

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Details

MANOR ROAD 1. 5005 Bexley Parish Church of TQ 4973 13/20 1.10.53 St Mary the Virgin II* 2. Nave with north aisle and chapel, chancel, west tower and south porch. Largely C13 but incorporating some older work; restored 1882-3 by Basil Champneys, architect. Of flint with Portland stone dressings. Lancets and intersecting tracery, much restored, Unusual shingled spire of 2 storeys; the lower square with bell openings in form of dormers, the upper octagonal and overhanging. The interior contains sedilia, probably C15; font dated 1684 on medieval stem; chancel screen with loft including stalls and pulpit by Champneys; many fine monuments of C16 to C18. In churchyard a fine collection of tomb chests and stones dating from C17 onwards.

Listing NGR: TQ4978573444

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National Grid Reference: TQ 49785 73444

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