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Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bridge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2444 / 51°14'39"N

Longitude: 1.127 / 1°7'37"E

OS Eastings: 618345

OS Northings: 154112

OS Grid: TR183541

Mapcode National: GBR TYJ.XDF

Mapcode Global: VHLGN.HZ5F

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Location: Bridge, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Parish: Bridge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 30 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171028

Source ID: 1336512

Listing Text

1.
5273 BRIDGE HIGH STREET
(south-west side)

Church of St Peter
TR 1854 19/184 30.1.67

II* GV


2.
Chancel, nave with aisles, tower at west end of the south aisle with broached
shingled spire. Stone. Originally a chapel of ease to Patrixbourne, but heavily
rebuilt by Scott 1859-61. Norman doorway reset in the north transept, and
one to the west wall of the nave with waterlead capitals. Arcades contain
some remains of C12 and C13 work. Unusual carved panel of good quality of
the Late Perpendicular period in the form of a Norman tympanum reset in chancel
wall. Early C16 reclining effigy monument. Body stones to the churchyard
and tombstones carved with shells, cherubs' heads and skulls.


Listing NGR: TR1834554112

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