Church Of St Mary Magdalene

Date:
31 Jul 2000
Location:
Church Of St Mary Magdalene, Church Street, Cowden, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8 7JE
Reference:
IOE01/00152/13
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

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5280 COWDEN COWDEN Church Street Church of St Mary Magdalene TQ 4640 9/287 10.9.54.

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Parish Church. Timber bell tower, with shingled spire, probably earlier than the late C13 west end of 3-bay nave surrounding it. Perpendicular south porch.

North aisle of 1837 re-using old windows. Decorated chancel. Nave roof with 4 carved crown posts, heavy moulded beams and wall plates. Pulpit dated 1628, with hourglass stand. Tiled roofs (except for tower) masonry partly of rubble, partly coursed freestone. Big diagonal buttresses at west end.

Listing NGR: TQ4662140472

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Hills_RP IOE Records for Hills, RP; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr RP Hills. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Hills, Rp

Rights Holder: Hills, Rp

Keywords

Freestone, Rubble, Tile, Timber, Medieval Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship, Bell Tower