Waltham, Kent

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Waltham
The Old School House - geograph.org.uk - 341952.jpg
The Old School House, Waltham
Waltham is located in Kent
Waltham
Waltham
Location within Kent
Area8.11 km2 (3.13 sq mi)
Population436 (2011)[1]
• Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Civil parish
  • Waltham
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCanterbury
Postcode districtCT4
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
List of places
UK
England
Kent
51°11′52″N 1°01′00″E / 51.197860°N 1.016770°E / 51.197860; 1.016770Coordinates: 51°11′52″N 1°01′00″E / 51.197860°N 1.016770°E / 51.197860; 1.016770

Waltham is a village and civil parish 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Canterbury in Kent, England.

The village was once associated with the Knights Templar and was originally called Temple Waltham.[2]

Amenities[edit]

St Bartholomew's Church is Grade I listed. Its windows are of the 13th and 14th century and its tower was rebuilt and restored in 1808.[3]

Bus 620 runs between Canterbury, Hastingleigh and Waltham.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Key Statistics; Quick Statistics: Population Density United Kingdom Census 2011 Office for National Statistics Retrieved 21 November 2013
  2. ^ Waltham Village, http://www.waltham.org/walthamch.html
  3. ^ Historic England. "Details from listed building database (1367044)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 4 May 2014.

External links[edit]

Media related to Waltham, Kent at Wikimedia Commons

Waltham Village