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Latitude: 51.5107 / 51°30'38"N
Longitude: -0.2058 / 0°12'20"W
OS Eastings: 524608
OS Northings: 180606
OS Grid: TQ246806
Mapcode National: GBR C8.DSY
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.D928
Entry Name: Church of St John Notting Hill
Listing Date: 15 April 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225121
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421384
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W11
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Norland
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St John Ladbrook Grove
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2480 NE LADBROKE GROVE W11
249/19/12 Church of St John Notting Hill
Alternatively known as: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST, LADBROKE GROVE W11
Church. 1845 by j H Stevens and G Alexander. Built of Kentish ragstone coursed rubble with Bath stone ashlar. Early English style. Aisled nave, transepts, crossing tower and broached stone spire 150 feet in height, lower chancel of 2 bays.
INTERIOR: Arcade of thick columns and boarded roof. West gallery with trefoil-headed balustrading. Original pews remain to nave and west gallery. West window has quatrefoil of mid C19 stained glass. Octagonal stone font at west end of nave. North wall of nave has lancet window with stained glass of St Cecilia, artist unknown. Original glazed octagonal light over crossing. Original wooden pulpit resited in north transept. East window by C E Kempe of 1890 depicting Christ flanked by St Michael and St Gabriel. Reredos designed by Sir Aston Webb with figures designed by Emmeline Halse. Chancel retains encaustic tiled floor, tesselated floor and marble steps. Several wall monuments, including one to Philip Edward Webb, son of Sir Aston Webb, with rebus of spiders webs. This church forms the pivot of the Ladbroke Grove planned layout.
[BOE North London 4 North p458.]
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