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Description: Church of St Peter
Date Listed: 24 July 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 289481
OS Grid Reference: TQ2237755089
OS Grid Coordinates: 522377, 155089
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2818, -0.2467
TQ 25NW BREECH LANE
24.7.54 Church of St Peter
(Formerly listed under
Church C15. Renewed in 1818 and further restored in 1870 and 1895. Flint with stone
dressings and plain tile roof. 3 stage buttressed west tower; nave with aisles,
north aisle/lady chapel and chancel. Polygonal turret in north east angle of tower
rising through 2½ stages from circular base. Moulding of the west door and window
tracery renewed in the C19 except for early C20 windows (lancets) in the south aisle
wall; nave dormers and battlements to tower: 1895.
Interior: Tower and chancel arches with attached demi shafts. 3 bay nave with cusped
arch brace and wind brace roof. Late C14 triple sedelia in south wall of chancel with
ogee arched priscina. Lead font: rare mid C12, an early example of the type with
virtues and vices in arcades. C W Zanecki: The lead fonts of Great Britian (1966).
Pevsner Bulidings of England: Surrey 1971.
Listing NGR: TQ2237755089
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Source: English Heritage
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