British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Church of St Raphael, Kingston upon Thames

Description: Church of St Raphael

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 December 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 203168

OS Grid Reference: TQ1782368365
OS Grid Coordinates: 517823, 168365
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4021, -0.3076

Location: A307, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT1 2LU

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT1 2LU

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


8B/8 Church of St Raphael

24.12.68 II*

1847-8 by Charles Parker. Patron Alexander Raphael, MP for St Albans. Ashlar, with
pantiled roof. 3 bay nave with aisles and lower, shorter chancel. Central western
tower of three stages, with tripled round arches and strong bracketed eaves to
pyramidal roof. Two light round headed aisle windows with Corinthian column between
lights, oculus over, and round enclosing arch. Triple round arched and shafted
windows to clerestory. Round headed entrance below tower. Flanking church to north
and south are two wings, each three bays wide, two storeys high, of brick with stone
dressings and pantile roofs. Centre bay to each is taller than flanks. 2 light
round headed windows to central bay of each with square headed two light window
above, divided by Doric columns. Outer ground floor windows also round headed.
Arched doorways with shouldered arches beneath in bays adjacent to church. Low
pitched hipped roofs to eaves.

Listing NGR: TQ1782368365

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.