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Church of St Peter, St Margaret's At Cliffe

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 178517

OS Grid Reference: TR3487544801
OS Grid Coordinates: 634875, 144801
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1542, 1.3573

Location: 3 Dover Road, St Margarets at Cliffe, Kent CT15 6EW

Locality: St Margaret's At Cliffe
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 6EW

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Listing Text


5/78 Church of
22.8.66 St. Peter


Parish church. C12 and C14 tower. Chancel restored 1873. Flint and
rubble, irregularly coursed, with plain tiled roof. Chancel, nave and
south tower. Two storey tower, also used as porch, with priests room over
porch, with trefoiled single lights. Single light slightly pointed
windows throughout, some restored exterior jambs. Restored C15 west
window, replacing blocked triple lancet composition. Poor C19 east
window (Early English style). Interior: blocked north door and semi-
circular recess in south nave wall. All window reveals original. Nave
roof of 4 crown posts. Large double chamfered chancel arch on round
responds, with worn crocketed capitals. Stepped in chancel with restored
crown post roof. Fittings: C19 in chancel and font. C18 box pews, with
Wallets Court pew opposite pulpit clearly distinguished and raised and
fielded panelled hexagonal pulpit. Movable benches in centre aisle, C17
Royal Arms painting on nave north wall. (See BOE Kent II 1983, 491; see
also church guide, 1938 + 1982).

Listing NGR: TR3502844826

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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