Church of St Giles, Church Road, Tonge - Swale

Originally C12 flint church with unconventional valley gutter arrangement. There is a clear structural crack on the east wall of the chancel and the roofs have slipped and missing tiles. Discussions have taken place with the incumbent and congregation regarding undertaking necessary repairs.

Church of St Giles, Church Road, Tonge - Swale
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST GILES
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1322821
  • Local Planning Authority: Swale
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Giles
  • Street Name: Church Road
  • County: Kent
  • District / Borough: Swale
  • Parish: Tonge
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Sittingbourne and Sheppey
  • 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