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CHURCH OF ST MARY

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: 1100352

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, THE GREEN

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

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chartham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1967

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 171068

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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

1. 5273 CHARTHAM THE GREEN

Church of St Mary TR 1055 29/231 30.1.67.

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2. The church was built between 1285 and circa 1305 except for the tower which is later C14. The whole was restored by G E Street in 1875. Large cruciform building with west tower and south porch. Built of flint with stone dressings and tiled roof. C15 roof with crossing covered by diagonal timber arches with a loss of oak leaves. Transepts with very fine example of windows with kentish tracery. Stained glass of circa 1294 in the chancel. Fine brass to Sir Robert de Septvans d 1306 one of the oldest in the country and C18 wall monuments including works by Rysbrack and Scheemakers. The churchyard contains C18 headstones with skull, cherub, hourglass and anchor motifs.

Listing NGR: TR1069155076

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National Grid Reference: TR 10688 55074

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