John E. Vigars Kent Church Photographs
Image Source: John Salmon
Holy Cross church stands to the south of the village green at the end of a cul de sac. Its noble tower is crowned with queer sculptures, slightly reminiscent of Alnwick Castle. The exterior has a nicely textured effect, but this leads to an unexpectedly clean interior - the result of much care and attention and recent reordering. Whilst it cannot pretend to be in the top league of Kent churches it offers a fine selection of 19th and 20th century glass and some fine wall tablets. West tower, nave, chancel, north aisle and chapel, south porch.
1851 Census Details
Seating Capacity: 425
Morning Attendance: 80
Afternoon Attendance: 20
Evening Attendance: No service
Original Build Date/Architect: Medieval
Second Restoration: -
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