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The Parish Church of St Thomas the Martyr

A Grade I Listed Building in Icklesham, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9242 / 50°55'27"N

Longitude: 0.7092 / 0°42'33"E

OS Eastings: 590499

OS Northings: 117355

OS Grid: TQ904173

Mapcode National: GBR QXW.S6B

Mapcode Global: FRA D6CN.Q3P

Entry Name: The Parish Church of St Thomas the Martyr

Location: Icklesham, Rother, East Sussex, TN36

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

Parish: Icklesham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Listing Date: 13 May 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410509

Source ID: 1276072

Listing Text

TQ 9017-9117 ICKLESHAM HIGH STREET , WINCHELSEA
(south side)

51/47 The Parish Church of
St Thomas the Martyr

GV I

This was or was planned to be a cruciform church, but the nave was either never
finished or was burned by the French in the C14. The chancel with aisles and
the arches and ruins of the transepts remain. Except for the C15 West porch,
the whole building is C14 and is the finest Decorated work in Sussex. The church
contains earlier canopied tombs. A magnificent feature is the modern stained
glass, designed by Edward Strachan, which fills all but two of the windows.
Photographs in the National Buildings Record.


Listing NGR: TQ9050317351

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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