Ruins of St James' Church, Dover - Dover

Ruins of former church in public park. The church was virtually destroyed in the Second World War. The ruins have been kept as a commemorative monument to the people of Dover. Emergency propping of some elements have been carried out by Dover District Council. A condition report has been published.

Ruins of St James' Church, Dover - Dover
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    St James' Church
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1005151
    Local Planning Authority:
    Dover
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Ruins of St James' Church
    County:
    Kent
    District / Borough:
    Dover
    Parish:
    Dover
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Dover
    Region:
    South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument, LB grade II, part in CA