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Church of St Martin, Ryarsh

Description: Church of St Martin

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 179380

OS Grid Reference: TQ6723459136
OS Grid Coordinates: 567234, 159136
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3068, 0.3978

Location: Church Road, Ryarsh, Kent ME19 5LB

Locality: Ryarsh
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME19 5LB

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Listing Text

RYARSH CP CHURCH ROAD
TQ 65 NE
(south side)
7/204
Church of St Martin
25.8.59

- II*

Church. C12 and C15. Tower, nave, south aisle and chancel. Kentish Ragstone.
3 stage crenellated tower with diagonal buttresses and prominent octagonal south-
east stair turret, taller than the tower, with a pyramidal tiled cap. Late
C14 west windows, wide with 3 lower lights and cusped lights above. 2 bay nave
with C14 south arcade on octagonal pillars with hollow chamfered arches. C15
aisle walls, showing that aisle was probably widened at that time. C12 nave
and chancel with small contemporary windows in north side of both. Wide hollow-
chamfered chancel arch. INTERIOR: Timber truss roof in chancel. C12 piscina
with scalloped bowl and moulded rim. Later C19 fittings.


Listing NGR: TQ6723459045

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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