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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6664 / 51°39'58"N

Longitude: -0.4009 / 0°24'3"W

OS Eastings: 510689

OS Northings: 197609

OS Grid: TQ106976

Mapcode National: GBR 3D.RLY

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.0CDX

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158138

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Nascot

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


TQ 19 NW 4/18 Church of St Andrew


1853-7 by S S Teulon. South aisle 1865, North aisle 1871. Flint and stone
Decorated Gothic church with North East tower, nave with gabled aisles and chancel
with organ loft. and vestry. Plain tile roofs, fish-scale banded. 81' North East
tower with paired traceried bell openings, angle-pinnacles and recessed octagonal
lead cap. Five bay nave, 3 bay chancel with 2 elaborately carved windows each side.
Five light East window. East end vestries and organ. South aisle with South West
porch, transeptal gable, South East porch and at East end narrow lancet with, above,
window of 3 grouped trefoils in moulded surround. Diagonal buttresses.
Open timber roofs, arch braces on corbels. Octagonal and round piers, naturalistic
foliage carving to caps of 2 Eastern piers and chancel arch. North aisle blocked
off and modern ceiling. East end arcading and carved stone 'Last Supper' reredos.
East window stained glass 1866 by Hughes, good stained glass in South aisle,
South East window circa 1865 richly coloured, South West window with 9 Flemish
C17 style roundels.

Building News 1857 931

Listing NGR: TQ1068997609

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