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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 ST MARY

List entry Number: 1350225

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
KentGraveshamDistrict AuthorityHigham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 21-Nov-1966

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356766

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 77 SW HIGHAM CHURCH STREET 3/43 21.11.66 Church of St Mary GV I

Remodelled 1357, but evidence of Saxon and Norman work and C13 base. Windows renewed in 1863 "copying what was there before" in a flowing tracery. Ragstone with flint bands. Tiled roof and shingled spirelet. C19 south porch. Chancel and nave with chapel and south aisle of almost equal size now used as nave and chancel. No chancel arch but rood screen C14. Moulded and carved oak. Stone arcade of 3 bays. Also C14 south door, pulpit, and font. Arcaded recess in north wall. Two tomb chests C15 and C17.

Listing NGR: TQ7164174132

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National Grid Reference: TQ 71640 74207

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