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Church of St Martin

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ryarsh, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3068 / 51°18'24"N

Longitude: 0.3978 / 0°23'52"E

OS Eastings: 567234

OS Northings: 159136

OS Grid: TQ672591

Mapcode National: GBR NPB.5D3

Mapcode Global: VHJM4.VF52

Entry Name: Church of St Martin

Location: Ryarsh, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME19

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Parish: Ryarsh

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 25 August 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179380

Source ID: 1070477

Listing Text

RYARSH CP CHURCH ROAD
TQ 65 NE
(south side)
7/204
Church of St Martin
25.8.59

- II*

Church. C12 and C15. Tower, nave, south aisle and chancel. Kentish Ragstone.
3 stage crenellated tower with diagonal buttresses and prominent octagonal south-
east stair turret, taller than the tower, with a pyramidal tiled cap. Late
C14 west windows, wide with 3 lower lights and cusped lights above. 2 bay nave
with C14 south arcade on octagonal pillars with hollow chamfered arches. C15
aisle walls, showing that aisle was probably widened at that time. C12 nave
and chancel with small contemporary windows in north side of both. Wide hollow-
chamfered chancel arch. INTERIOR: Timber truss roof in chancel. C12 piscina
with scalloped bowl and moulded rim. Later C19 fittings.


Listing NGR: TQ6723459045

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