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Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene, Cobham

Description: Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 356744

OS Grid Reference: TQ6696968383
OS Grid Coordinates: 566969, 168383
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3899, 0.3984

Location: The Street, Cobham, Kent DA12 3BX

Locality: Cobham
Local Authority: Gravesham Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: DA12 3BX

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Listing Text

TQ 66 NE COBHAM THE STREET
5/18 (south side)

21.11.66 Parish Church of
St Mary Magdalene

I


Chancel about 1220. Chancel arch 1880, nave rebuilt about 1365 with north porch.
Tower a little later, main walls of flint with stone dressings. Tower at west end of
Kentish ragstone. Long chancel, square nave, north and south aisles of different
widths carried west to enclose tower. Exceptionally fine sequence of brasses
1299-1450. Outstanding sedilia 1370. Table tomb of alabaster and black marble with
well sculpted effigies of Lord Cobham and his wife dated 1558. Restored 1860.


Listing NGR: TQ6700468398

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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