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Ruins of Christchurch, Folkestone

Description: Ruins of Christchurch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 175436

OS Grid Reference: TR2239135722
OS Grid Coordinates: 622391, 135722
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0777, 1.1735

Location: Christ Church Road, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2DA

Locality: Folkestone
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT20 2DA

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Listing Text

1.
5281 SANDGATE ROAD
(North West Side)
FOLKESTONE
Ruins of Christchurch
TR 2235 NW 5/250
II
2.
Built 1850-1 by Sydney Smith. Only the tower now remains, the rest of the church
having been hit by a bomb during the Second World War. 4 stages. Built of stone
rubble. Buttresses. Crockets and stone gargoyles to parapet.


Listing NGR: TR2239135722

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Source: English Heritage

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