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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade I Listed Building in Pluckley, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1749 / 51°10'29"N

Longitude: 0.7549 / 0°45'17"E

OS Eastings: 592669

OS Northings: 145351

OS Grid: TQ926453

Mapcode National: GBR RWB.CN5

Mapcode Global: VHKKD.1QFN

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Location: Pluckley, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Parish: Pluckley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181123

Source ID: 1362688

Listing Text

1.
5272 PLUCKLEY THE STREET
(north-east side)
Church of St Nicholas
TQ 9245 27/1 14.2.67.
I GV

2.
Chancel, south chapel, nave with south aisle, south Parvis porch and west tower
with broached shingled spire. The chancel, nave and tower are C14; the south
or Dering chapel, the south aisle and porch C15. Crown post roof to the nave
with 5 crown posts and 2 tiny round windows above the easternmost crown post.
Piscina. Double sedilia. Box pews. The churchyard contains C18 chest tombs,
early C18 headstones with crude skull and cross bones incised, C18 and early
C19 headstones with cherubs, heavenly crown, hourglass sunray or reaper with
sickle motifs, some early C19 headstones with cast iron cherubs and oval bodystones.


Listing NGR: TQ9266645350

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