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Church of St John the Divine

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond, Richmond upon Thames

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Latitude: 51.4642 / 51°27'51"N

Longitude: -0.3003 / 0°18'1"W

OS Eastings: 518170

OS Northings: 175282

OS Grid: TQ181752

Mapcode National: GBR 80.DZ4

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.RG3D

Plus Code: 9C3XFM7X+MV

Entry Name: Church of St John the Divine

Listing Date: 10 January 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205520

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: North Richmond

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Richmond

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Church of St John the Divine
TQ 1875 11/8 10.1.50


Early Gothic revival. 1831-6. Lewis Vulliamy. Chancel 1905 by Arthur Grove.
Includes carvings and lettering by Eric Gill 1905-7. Yellow brick. West end pointed
gable and low aisles with pinnacled flying buttresses to first bay of nave. Gable
topped by elaborate spired belate. Ogeed pointed window, with gable of door beneath
breaking into its lower parts. Nave has painted 2-light windows and decorated tracery.
Chancel by Arthur Grove brick with Portland stone dressings, bands of chequerwork.
Central buttress topped by crucifixion scene. Chapels to either side, with perpendicular
tracery. Chancel under separate roof from nave, with steeper pitch, division marked
by abellcote.
Interior - single wide room with flat roof held upon tracened brackets.

Listing NGR: TQ1817075282

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