Historic Churches in Kent

By far the most popular historic church in the county is Canterbury Cathedral, a destination for pilgrims since the 12th century, but there are a wonderful variety of other fascinating churches to see. Look for the Heritage Rating to get an idea of how we ranked each church for its historic interest.

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British History Quiz

This fourth son of Edward III was virtual ruler of England from 1371-1399


This Day in British History

24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

Monarch Mayhem

This king was held responsible for the death of Archbishop Thomas Becket


West Hythe (Self catering)
Treacle Den, West Hythe

Treacle Den

Sitting room. Well-equipped kitchen with dining area. Double bedroom. Shower room. Cloakroom/WC.
Sleeps 2

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Ramsgate (Self catering)
Seagull's Rest, Ramsgate

Seagull's Rest

This immaculately-presented apartment is set over the first and second floors of a detached property in the heart of Ramsgate, and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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New Romney (Hotel)
The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel New Romney is a 15th century pub & hotel situated in the heart of Romney Marsh. With a large restaurant seating over 70 people a conservatory a fully heated patio garden 10 comfortable en suite bedrooms & an indoor & outdoor bar. The hotel is tastefully decorated … more >>

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Sarre (Hotel)
Crown Inn

Crown Inn

A traditional village inn set in leafy grounds with easy access to local attractions and neighbouring business parks. The Crown Inn is Grade 1 listed 15th Century building, fully restored yet still retaining many original features. Brimming with history, the inn boasts visits from scores of glamorous stars of the … more >>

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