Church of St Mary, Canterbury Road, Wingham - Dover

Village church 1200 with C13 chancel, C14 tower and C16 nave and aisle. Restored 1874-5 by Benjamin Ferrey, particularly the chancel. Repairs needed include the mini spire on top of the tower: stonework repairs including the tower crenellations, roof repairs and to the parapets. The church is looking to get grant bids for 2018.

Church of St Mary, Canterbury Road, Wingham - Dover
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1070091
  • Local Planning Authority: Dover
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Mary
  • Street Name: Canterbury Road
  • County: Kent
  • District / Borough: Dover
  • Parish: Wingham
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South Thanet
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA