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Latitude: 51.4553 / 51°27'19"N
Longitude: 0.5264 / 0°31'35"E
OS Eastings: 575624
OS Northings: 175950
OS Grid: TQ756759
Mapcode National: GBR PNX.MX3
Mapcode Global: VHJLG.2PM7
Entry Name: Church of St James
Location: Cooling, Medway, ME3
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Listing Date: 21 November 1966
Source: Historic England
English Heritage Legacy ID: 172853
Source ID: 1204117
TQ 77 NE
Church of St. James
Parish church. C13-C15 with some C19 restoration. West tower, nave with
south porch and chancel with south vestry. Ragstone, chalk and flint, somewhat
repaired in sandstone. Plain tiled roofs. West tower with diagonal buttresses
and with probably reset west window with cusped intersecting tracery. Nave
windows of early C14 with cemented tracery. Chancel window-tracery of C15.
Interior: 6-bay chancel, with 6 blank arches to north and south on marble shafts
springing from marble benches. Arches run to triple sedilia and double piscina,
with shafts and trefoils. South vestry with walls decorated with cockle-shells.
Fittings: Font: C13. Square bowl on 5 squat piers with trefoiled arches sunk
into each side. C18 pulpit. 6 oak benches with poppy-heads. Vested in the
care of the Redundant Churches Fund. BOE, Kent, I, 238.
Listing NGR: TQ7636776264
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