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Platt, Kent

Platt, or St. Mary's Platt is a village in the local government district of Tonbridge and Malling in Kent, England. The village contains a church which was built in 1843 and which stands on a hill overlooking the village centre. The architects were Whichcord and Walker of Maidstone. The hamlet of Crouch (pronounced Crooch) lies within the parish. The River Bourne flows through the western part of the parish. Basted Paper Mill was within the parish boundary.
DistrictTonbridge and Malling
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ6257
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast

Platt, Kent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Platt, eccl. dist. and vil., Wrotham par., Kent - dist., pop. 978; the vil. is 5 miles NE. of Sevenoaks.

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