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Church of St Mary, Lower Hardres

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 171340

OS Grid Reference: TR1524953174
OS Grid Coordinates: 615249, 153174
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2371, 1.0822

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

Locality: Lower Hardres
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 13/501 30.1.67


The church was built in 1831-2 by Rickman and Hutchinson in early English style
and is built of flint with ashlar dressings and slate roof. Chancel, nave
and tower at the north-west corner of the nave forming a porch on the ground
floor with an octagonal upper storey and a stone broach spire. Lancet windows.
Modern pantiled roof. C13 font. The churchyard which predates the existing
church contains some Cl8 headstones with cherub, shell or skull motifs, early
C19 Neo-Grecian headstones and some chest tombs and oval bodystones.

Listing NGR: TR1519453148

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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