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Church of St Nicholas, Sturry

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 171426

OS Grid Reference: TR1761160110
OS Grid Coordinates: 617611, 160110
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2985, 1.1202

Location: Church Lane, Sturry, Kent CT2 0BB

Locality: Sturry
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT2 0BB

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Listing Text


Church of St Nicholas
(formerly listed under
Mill Road)
TR 1760 32/568 30.1.67


Built of flint and stone rubble with tiled roof. The chancel and the walls
of the nave are Norman, Tower in 3 stages with crenellated parapet, the lower
stages C12 having clasping buttresses with banding, the battlements C15. The
arcades and aisles are C14 to C15, the timber-framed north porch C14. Four
bay nave with kingpost roof. Piscina, C13 font. The churchyard contains
oval bodystones and some C18 headstones with cherub or skull motifs.

Listing NGR: TR1760960110

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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