A heavily restored church comprising nave and chancel. It contains a Romanesque font.
Denton is not mentioned in DS.
A lead-lined tub font on a square, modern plinth is situated at the W end of the nave. It has a central
band carved with basketwork, an upper border of pellets with depressed centres,
and a lower border of plait, beneath which is a plain surface. The condition is
extremely good, with slight damage to the rim.
M. F. Drummond-Roberts, Some Sussex Fonts Photographed and Described. Brighton 1935, 29.
M. A. Lower, 'On the Churches of Newhaven and Denton' Sussex Archaeological Collections 9, 1857, 89-95.
I. Nairn and N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Sussex. Harmondsworth 1965, 480.
A. K. Walker, An Introduction to the Study of English fonts with details of those in Sussex. London 1908, 40-41.