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Church of St Michael, East Peckham

Description: Church of St Michael

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 178795

OS Grid Reference: TQ6616152169
OS Grid Coordinates: 566161, 152169
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2445, 0.3792

Location: Church Lane, East Peckham, Kent TN12 5JJ

Locality: East Peckham
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 5JJ

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Listing Text


2/47 Church of St Michael


- II*

Parish Church mostly C14, heavily restored in C19. Nave with south aisle,
chancel and chapel. West tower, c.1300, ragstone covered with Roman cement.
Ragstone walling elsewhere. Tiled roof. Perpendicular windows renewed during
restoration by Joseph Clarke, c.1857. One Norman window in chancel. Interior:
Nave and aisle roofs with crown-post trusses on moulded tie-beams. Brasses
of William and Mary Whetonhall in nave, 1539; various large tablets; Elizabeth
Goldinge, d.1595; Roger Twysden, 1611; Elizabeth Twysden, 1655; Twysden family,
1689. This church is now in the care of the Redundant Churches Commission.

Listing NGR: TQ6616152169

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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