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Church of St Peter and St Paul, Appledore

Description: Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: I
Date Listed: 16 August 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 180090

OS Grid Reference: TQ9576429282
OS Grid Coordinates: 595764, 129282
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0296, 0.7904

Location: 15 The Street, Ashford TN26 2AE

Locality: Appledore
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN26 2AE

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Listing Text

1 .
5272 (east side)
Church of St Peter
and St Paul
TQ 9529 15/4 16.8.62.


Chancel with north and south chapels, nave with south aisle, south porch and
west tower in 3 stages with crenellated parapet. The north chapel, now the
vestry, with its own sanctuary and the tower are C13. The remainder of the
church was rebuilt after it was burnt by the French in 1380, the north aisle
being incorporated in the nave. Four bay nave with 4 crown posts on tie-beaus
with pierced spandrels. Piscina aumbry and stoup. Perpendicular font. The
churchyard contains some C18 headstones with skull or cherub motif, some oval
bodystones and some chest tombs.

Listing NGR: TQ9576829283

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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