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Church of St Mary, Canterbury

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 171337

OS Grid Reference: TR1569254588
OS Grid Coordinates: 615692, 154588
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2497, 1.0893

Location: School Lane, Lower Hardres, Kent CT4 5NS

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

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Listing Text


Church of St Mary,
TR 15 SE 13/507 30.1.67


Built of flint with brick patching. Chancel with south or mortuary chapel
of the Miles family, nave, north porch and west tower with spire. The nave
is Norman. Its windows are of Caen stone. The chancel is C13, also the tower
except for the top portion in brick and the spire which dates from the C18,
as does the south chapel. The north porch is C19. The north window of the
chancel contains some C13 stained glass thought by some to have come from Canterbury
Cathedral. Piscina. The nave has a crown post roof. The churchyard contains
some C18 skull and cherub headstones.

Listing NGR: TR1544954586

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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