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Latitude: 51.146 / 51°8'45"N
Longitude: -0.1798 / 0°10'47"W
OS Eastings: 527419
OS Northings: 140102
OS Grid: TQ274401
Mapcode National: GBR JK6.3CF
Mapcode Global: VHGSP.TGTB
Entry Name: Church of St Michael and All Angels
Listing Date: 21 June 1948
Last Amended: 23 February 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187081
English Heritage Legacy ID: 363337
Location: Crawley, West Sussex, RH11
County: West Sussex
Electoral Ward/Division: Langley Green
Built-Up Area: Horley
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex
Church of England Parish: Crawley St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
5403 Lowfield Heath
Church of St Michael
and All Angels
(formerly listed as
TQ 24 SE 1/14 21.6.48 Church of St Michael)
Built in 1867. Architect William Burges. Style is Early C13 French Gothic. Cnancel,
north vestry, nave, western narthex and south-west tower, surmounted by pyramidal timber
spire covered in oak shingles. Walls of undressed local stone laid in thin regular
courses. Bath stone used for dressings. Plate tracery in wide windows of Nave, the
west window a large wheel window with sculpture representing the Four Ages of Man,
St Michael and the Dragon carved over west doorway. Timber narthex resting on stone
plinth and having tiled lean-to roof. Nave and chancel have steeply pitched roofs
covered with fishscale tiles. Internally the roofs are of pine, of 2 centred arch
form, pointed, boarded in, with tie beams and tall king posts.
(See Eastlake "History of the Gothic Revival" pages 416-417).
Listing NGR: TQ2741940102
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