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St Mary the Virgin, Church Hill

St Mary the Virgin, Church Hill, High Halden, Kent TN26 3JB View on map

A grade I listed church with C14 chancel, tower of circa 1300 and south chapel, north transept and south aisle dating from C15. Unusual belfry tower at the west end of a timbered construction with shingled spire above. The building was restored by Street in 1868.


Opening Arrangements

The church is kept open to the public between 9.30am - 4.30pm every day. All visitors are welcome.


From Ashford take the A28 towards Tenterden. Enter High Halden village after approximately 9 miles. Turn left opposite The Chequers on the Green pub and you are on Church Hill road. Nearest railway station: Headcorn - 8.5 miles; Ashford - 9.5 miles. Bus no.2, Ashford to Tenterden - bus stop at Chequers on the Green; church is a few minutes' walk away.

Parking Spaces


Unrestricted parking on public highway.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes