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Church of St Paul, Kingston upon Thames

Description: Church of St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203072

OS Grid Reference: TQ1930870145
OS Grid Coordinates: 519308, 170145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4178, -0.2856

Location: 36 Alexandra Road, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT2 6SF

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT2 6SF

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Listing Text


1/13 Church of St Paul


Church in Gothic style; 3 periods of construction. Nave and side-aisles and
possibly crossing completed by 1878 to the design of F Peck; South and North
transepts to design of Percy Lamb completed 1924 and 1928 respectively. Nave and
chancel well-matched internally. Nave of 4 bays with lean-to side aisles; pair of
short windows in Early English style to each bay of both nave and side aisles.
South west end of nave with 2 tall windows with hexafoil over and with centre
doorway below, the last with pointed arch internally and with 2-centred arch of
ashlar faced with stone; tile roofs; full height buttresses at SW end of nave.
Chancel with apse of 5 tall narrow bays with buttresses extending outwards over
ambulatory; tile roof with walls of chequer brick, buttresses of ashlar and brick
and ashlar dressings. Interior of Church of lofty proportions; timber roofs to both
nave and chancel; walls faced in bricks, chancel with red bricks and nave walls with
golden bricks with red brick bands and diapering. Lofty chancel arch; lower walls
to transept wings; bays of nave with wide pointed arches.

Listing NGR: TQ1930870145

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Source: English Heritage

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