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Church of St John the Divine, Richmond upon Thames

Description: Church of St John the Divine

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 205520

OS Grid Reference: TQ1817075282
OS Grid Coordinates: 518170, 175282
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4642, -0.3003

Location: St John's Road, Richmond, Greater London TW9 3BW

Locality: Richmond upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: TW9 3BW

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Listing Text

(east side)

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

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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