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Church of St Nicholas, Southfleet

Description: Church of St Nicholas

Grade: I
Date Listed: 1 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 172650

OS Grid Reference: TQ6137671163
OS Grid Coordinates: 561376, 171163
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4165, 0.3193

Location: Church Street, Southfleet, Kent DA13 9NR

Locality: Southfleet
Local Authority: Dartford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: DA13 9NR

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Listing Text

(north side)

Church of St Nicholas
TQ 6171 10/15 1.6.67


C14 with some C15 windows, restored in 1867. Built of flint with west tower of
3 stages built of flint and ragstone in a chequerwork pattern with higher north-east
octagonal stair turret and crenellated parapet. Chancel, nave and aisle with
3 gables of equal size. South porch. Decorated interior. Piscina and triple
sedilia with ogee arches. South aisle has some fragments of sculpture.
Perpendicular font. Stalls with misericords. Some C14 tiles near the sedilia.
Pulpit made up of Jacobean panels. Wall paintings of Latimer and Ridley,
possibly C18. Several brasses in chancel and south aisle, and large alabaster
wall monument to John Sedley died 1605.

Listing NGR: TQ6137671163

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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