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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sutton, London

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Latitude: 51.3626 / 51°21'45"N

Longitude: -0.1949 / 0°11'41"W

OS Eastings: 525771

OS Northings: 164158

OS Grid: TQ257641

Mapcode National: GBR CK.X4S

Mapcode Global: VHGRQ.K0VS

Plus Code: 9C3X9R74+23

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 1 March 1974

Last Amended: 28 September 2017

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206795

Location: Sutton, London, SM1

County: London

District: Sutton

Electoral Ward/Division: Sutton Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Sutton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Sutton St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

01-MAR-74 Church of St Nicholas


Parish curch. Rebuilt 1862-4 by Edwin Nash, incorporates monuments from the old building. Dressed flint with stone dressings. Red tile roof. Gothic style. 4 bay nave, chancel, organ chamber and vestry, side aisles, south aisle chapel and west tower. Tower with doorway in west side of it, 4 tiers of fenestration and shingled broach spire. Aisle windows of 3-lights with circular tracery over in pointed heads; 2-light windows to south aisle chapel; chancel window of 5-lights. Gabled porches to north and south sides, south porch with following inscription on bargeboard: "How amiable are thy dwellings thou Lord of Hosts". INTERIOR: nave with pointed arches supported on circular columns with foliated capitals; timber roofs; whitewashed walls. The present structure incorporates a medieval piscina and monuments from the old church including the following; monuments to Joseph Glover 1628, to Lady Dorothy Brownlow 1699, to William Earl Talbot 1782 and to Isaac Littlebury 1740.

Listing NGR: TQ2577264158

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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