Knowlton, St Clement's Church
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The interior features several outstanding memorials including one grandiose tomb by Grinling Gibbons to the sons-in-law of Admiral Sir Cloudsley Shovel.
Other memorials include those to members of the Narborough, Speed, and Peyton families. The richly decorated interior boasts stained glass by Victorian craftsmen Lavors, Barrand and Westlake.
St Clements is no longer used for regular worship and is in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust.
NB. Don't confuse St Clements with the similarly named historic church of St Clements at Knowlton in Dorset.
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About Knowlton, St Clement's Church
Address: Knowlton Court, Knowlton, Kent, England, CT3 1PT
Attraction Type: Historic Church
Location: 4 miles south of Sandwich, off the A256
Website: Knowlton, St Clement's Church
Churches Conservation Trust
Photo Credit: John Salmon, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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