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Christ Church, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 168173

OS Grid Reference: TQ5843939049
OS Grid Coordinates: 558439, 139049
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1288, 0.2629

Location: Christ Church Avenue, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1UT

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN1 1UT

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Christ Church
TQ 5838 NW 2/7
Parish Church 1835-41 by Robert Palmer Brown of Royal Hill, Greenwich; chancel
added in 1872. In a Neo-Norman style. Brown brick with stone dressings.
West portico, nave, with tower over west end and chancel. Tall triple-arched
portico with side arches on cluster piers. Gable over with kneelers and cross
finial. Nave with tall round-arched windows with margin-glazing and parapet,
divided by shallow buttresses with gable-hoods, Tower over west end, projecting
slightly, with round-arched belfry openings enclosing double-lights. Crenellated
and machicolated parapet. Projecting chancel in similar style. Interior:
Plain with west gallery. East window with Burne-Jones by Morris & Co.

Listing NGR: TQ5844739038

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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