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Parish Church of St John the Baptist, Meopham

Description: Parish Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 356822

OS Grid Reference: TQ6447166240
OS Grid Coordinates: 564471, 166240
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3714, 0.3615

Location: Wrotham Road, Meopham, Kent DA13 0QN

Locality: Meopham
Local Authority: Gravesham Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: DA13 0QN

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Listing Text

4/93 (east side)

21.11.66 Parish Church of
St John the Baptist


1320-25 in the primacy of Simon de Mepham. Somewhat rebuilt after earthquake in
1326. Ragstone and flint. Large chancel. Lady Chapel (now vestry) 2 aisled nave.
West tower, north and south porches. C19 restorations: reroofing 1858. Tower raised
and chancel refurnished 1874. Interior has fine pulpit of 1682 from St Margarets
Westminster. Wall tablets in chancel by R J Wyatt and E B Stephens and in north aisle
to K Marten by T Beard 1750.

Listing NGR: TQ6354863195

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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