CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1350225
Date first listed:
21-Nov-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Gravesham (District Authority)
Parish:
Higham
National Grid Reference:
TQ 71640 74207

Details

TQ 77 SW HIGHAM CHURCH STREET 3/43 21.11.66 Church of St Mary GV I

Remodelled 1357, but evidence of Saxon and Norman work and C13 base. Windows renewed in 1863 "copying what was there before" in a flowing tracery. Ragstone with flint bands. Tiled roof and shingled spirelet. C19 south porch. Chancel and nave with chapel and south aisle of almost equal size now used as nave and chancel. No chancel arch but rood screen C14. Moulded and carved oak. Stone arcade of 3 bays. Also C14 south door, pulpit, and font. Arcaded recess in north wall. Two tomb chests C15 and C17.

Listing NGR: TQ7164174132

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
356766
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Mar 2006
Reference: IOE01/15035/14
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