St Laurence-in-Thanet: St Laurence

St Laurence-in-Thanet: St Laurence
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St. Laurence in the Isle of Thanet

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is not in a Conservation Area

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Early Medieval

Exterior Image

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Summary Description

St Laurence Church is currently Listed Grade I. The building consists of a nave, north aisle, south aisle, central tower, north transept, south transept, chancel, north chapel, south chapel, south porch and south-eastern porch. The building dates from 1062 and includes work of the late 12th and 15th centuries. The building was restored in the 19th and early 20th centuries and all of the fenestration dates from this period.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:

Sources and Further Information

CWGC (2016) Commonwealth War Graves Commission CWGC Unique File Reference Number: 9732 [Bibliography/Data]
Number of War Graves: 10
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 10 Bells [Archive/Index]
10 Bells