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Church of St Peter, Bridge

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 171028

OS Grid Reference: TR1834554112
OS Grid Coordinates: 618345, 154112
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2444, 1.1270

Location: Bridge Hill, Bridge, Kent CT4 5LA

Locality: Bridge
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5LA

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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

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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