PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1070852
Date first listed:
16-Aug-1962
Statutory Address:
PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, THE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, THE STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Ashford (District Authority)
Parish:
Wittersham
National Grid Reference:
TQ 89750 26965

Details

WITTERSHAM THE STREET 1. 5272 Parish Church of St John the Baptist TQ 8927 21/444 16.8.62. I

2. Built of sandstone with Kentish ragstone quoins. Perpendicular with some Decorated features. Chancel with north and south chapels, C14 nave with aisles, north porch and crenellated west tower. Crown post roofs to nave and south aisle. Piscina and sedilia. Chancel restored mid to late C19. The churchyard contains early C18 headstones with cherub or skull motifs, early C19 headstones with sunray design and C19 oval bodystones.

Listing NGR: TQ8975026966

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
180486
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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