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Church of Saint Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Fawkham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.389 / 51°23'20"N

Longitude: 0.2939 / 0°17'37"E

OS Eastings: 559700

OS Northings: 168047

OS Grid: TQ597680

Mapcode National: GBR Y4.6RF

Mapcode Global: VHHP8.1CP1

Entry Name: Church of Saint Mary

Location: Fawkham, Sevenoaks, Kent, DA3

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Parish: Fawkham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 1 June 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415691

Source ID: 1238236

Listing Text

FAWKHAM FAWKHAM ROAD
1.
5280
TQ 56 NE 3/142 Church of St Mary
1.6.67
2.
Norman nave and chancel with Decorated windows. The nave has a C16 octagonal
weatherboarded bell turret at its west end surmounted by a shingled spire.
The vestry to the north and south porch are both C19.
Nave and chancel now rendered with stone window surrounds. The interior has
bellcote supports of 4 posts braced at the top with pierced spandrels within
the braces. C14 cusped arch in the south wall of the nave and another earlier
one in the chancel north wall. C14 double piscina with cusped Y-tracery.
C13 wall painting of Christ in Majesty in the nave. Some mediaeval stained
glass fragments in the chancel south window. Hanging monument to John Walter
(died 1625).


Listing NGR: TQ5860566583

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