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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade I Listed Building in Pyrford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3137 / 51°18'49"N

Longitude: -0.5094 / 0°30'33"W

OS Eastings: 503987

OS Northings: 158231

OS Grid: TQ039582

Mapcode National: GBR 0S.27Y

Mapcode Global: VHFV9.472R

Plus Code: 9C3X8F7R+F7

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 22 July 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290728

Location: Woking, Surrey, GU22

County: Surrey

Electoral Ward/Division: Pyrford

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Wisley with Pyrford

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Church of St. Nicholas


Church. C12, restored in 1869 by Sir T.G. Jackson. Mortar covered puddingstone,
iron stone and clunch dressings; plain tiled roof with wood shingled bell
turret under broach spine restored in 1967 to west end. Nave, north and south
porches, with chancel to the east. Central medieval buttress to west end.
North porch, timber framed with brick infill. North door Norman; zig zag
carving to arch, simple capitals, one scalloped one with plain leaves to jamb
shafts. Round arch Norman windows to north side of chancel and either side of
the buttress on the west wall; C14 east window, remainder Victorian restorations.

Interior: Arched braced roof, 3 trusses to the nave. 2 to the chancel, round
one step chancel arch. Fittings: Fine geometrically panelled Jacobean pulpit
with tester, inlaid dated on the front - 1628. Remnants of wall paintings:
south wall c1140. Flagellation of Christ and a Psychomachia; north wall of
nave: Pilgrim's Way c1200, restored 1970.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England: Surrey (1982 ed.) p.419.

Listing NGR: TQ0398758231

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