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PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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 JOHN THE BAPTIST

List entry Number: 1070852

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, THE STREET

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

County: Kent

District: Ashford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wittersham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 16-Aug-1962

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 180486

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

WITTERSHAM THE STREET 1. 5272 Parish Church of St John the Baptist TQ 8927 21/444 16.8.62. I

2. Built of sandstone with Kentish ragstone quoins. Perpendicular with some Decorated features. Chancel with north and south chapels, C14 nave with aisles, north porch and crenellated west tower. Crown post roofs to nave and south aisle. Piscina and sedilia. Chancel restored mid to late C19. The churchyard contains early C18 headstones with cherub or skull motifs, early C19 headstones with sunray design and C19 oval bodystones.

Listing NGR: TQ8975026966

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National Grid Reference: TQ 89750 26965

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