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Parish Church of St John the Baptist, Wittersham

Description: Parish Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 16 August 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 180486

OS Grid Reference: TQ8975026965
OS Grid Coordinates: 589750, 126965
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0108, 0.7036

Location: The Street, Wittersham, Kent TN30 7EA

Locality: Wittersham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 7EA

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Listing Text

Parish Church of
St John the Baptist
TQ 8927 21/444 16.8.62.

Built of sandstone with Kentish ragstone quoins. Perpendicular with some Decorated
features. Chancel with north and south chapels, C14 nave with aisles, north
porch and crenellated west tower. Crown post roofs to nave and south aisle.
Piscina and sedilia. Chancel restored mid to late C19.
The churchyard contains early C18 headstones with cherub or skull motifs,
early C19 headstones with sunray design and C19 oval bodystones.

Listing NGR: TQ8975026966

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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