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The Parish Church of St Mary, Westham

Description: The Parish Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 295771

OS Grid Reference: TQ6416404588
OS Grid Coordinates: 564164, 104588
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8176, 0.3291

Locality: Westham
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN24 5LR

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Listing Text

(south side)
The Parish Church of
St Mary
TQ 6404 38/244 30.8.66


Built of flint with stone dressings. Tiled roof. Chancel, north chapel,
south transept, nave with north aisle, north porch and west tower. Impressive
medieval building, probably once the church of the Hospital of St Cross outside
the west gate of Pevensey.
The arcade of the nave, north aisle, north porch and tower, which are of
stone and flints in chequer pattern, 1300 circa. Chancel C15. The nave
has a fine timbered roof with crownposts at the west end and queenposts to
the main portion.
C15 stained glass in tracery heads of east window.

Listing NGR: TQ6416004586

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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