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Church of St Mary, Fordwich

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 171147

OS Grid Reference: TR1810759826
OS Grid Coordinates: 618107, 159826
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2958, 1.1271

Location: The Drove, Fordwich, Kent CT2 0DB

Locality: Fordwich
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT2 0DB

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Listing Text

(north side)

Church of St Mary
TR 1859 27/223 30.1.67.


Chancel, nave with north aisle. South porch and west tower with broached shingled
spire. Some Saxon work in the nave and the tower, but mainly Norman with later
windows. The chancel and the north aisle are C12. Unrestored. The south porch
is a timber-framed structure. Knapped flint, render and tiles. Bo pews and
other C18 fittings to interior. Rare Norman tomb monument. Gravestones with
carved skulls to churchyard.

Listing NGR: TR1810559832

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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