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Church of St Barnabas, Merton

Description: Church of St Barnabas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 205055

OS Grid Reference: TQ2819570228
OS Grid Coordinates: 528195, 170228
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4166, -0.1579

Location: Gorringe Park Avenue, Merton, Greater London CR4 2DH

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: CR4 2DH

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Listing Text

TQ 27 SE
(south side)
2/46 Church of St Barnabas

Church. 1914. H P Burke-Downing, architect. Brown brick, some stone dressings;
steeply pitched red tiled roof to eaves. Simplified late Gothic manner. Tall 5-bay
nave with roof ridge running straight through into chancel; south aisle only (north
aisle never constructed); no clerestory. South eastern bell tower, rising over east
wall of chancel, narrow and slab-like with paired openings and saddleback roof; clock
to south face. Arched moulded entrances to west (pointed) and south west (round
headed); capitalless. South aisle with paired lancets between buttresses. East
window of 3 lights, flanked by paired 2-light windows; cusped 'Y' tracery. West
end with pair of 2-light 'Y' traceried windows separated by stone statue of saint;
powerful flanking buttresses to projecting nave. Interior not inspected.
London Volume 2: South B Cherry and N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2819570228

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

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