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Ruins of Christchurch

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0777 / 51°4'39"N

Longitude: 1.1735 / 1°10'24"E

OS Eastings: 622391

OS Northings: 135722

OS Grid: TR223357

Mapcode National: GBR W21.9J9

Mapcode Global: FRA F6B8.R05

Entry Name: Ruins of Christchurch

Listing Date: 11 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204257

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175436

Location: Folkestone, Shepway, Kent, CT20

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Folkestone

Built-Up Area: Folkestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Ruins of Christchurch
TR 2235 NW 5/250
Built 1850-1 by Sydney Smith. Only the tower now remains, the rest of the church
having been hit by a bomb during the Second World War. 4 stages. Built of stone
rubble. Buttresses. Crockets and stone gargoyles to parapet.

Listing NGR: TR2239135722

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