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Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade I Listed Building in Coulsdon, London

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Latitude: 51.3077 / 51°18'27"N

Longitude: -0.1181 / 0°7'5"W

OS Eastings: 531273

OS Northings: 158187

OS Grid: TQ312581

Mapcode National: GBR G6.JWN

Mapcode Global: VHGRY.WDYD

Plus Code: 9C3X8V5J+3Q

Entry Name: Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 20 May 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201171

Location: Croydon, London, CR5

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Coulsdon East

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Coulsdon St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


Church of St John the
TQ 35 NW 8/7 20.5.54


Essentially later C13 with extensive later additions. Flint and rubble with much
brick patching. Two bay nave with north aisle widened in the C19. Good chancel of
1250 with stepped sedilia and piscina. West tower of circa 1400 with corner buttresses
and a tapering broach spire. Wall tablet to Grace Gowed (d 1631). New nave at right
angles to the old, replacing the south aisle; in decorated style, 1958, by J B S Comper.
VCH, Surrey IV, pp 202-204.

Listing NGR: TQ3127358187

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