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Parish Church of St Mary's, Waltham Forest

Description: Parish Church of St Mary's

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 206849

OS Grid Reference: TQ3784289229
OS Grid Coordinates: 537842, 189229
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5851, -0.0118

Location: 8 Church End, Walthamstow, Greater London E17 9RH

Locality: Waltham Forest
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E17 9RH

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Listing Text

Walthamstow E17
4/9 (north side)

19.10.51 Parish Church of St Mary's


Church. Mainly early C16, erected on site of earlier church; altered and enlarged
1818 and 1843; galleries and roof of 1876. Stuccoed. Low pitched roof to parapet.
Western tower C1535 with diagonal buttresses and battlemented parapet. Interior:
6 bay nave, buttressed with octagonal piers and galleries to west and north.
Y tracery to 2-light aisle windows. Lower chancel. Contains notable series of
monuments including that to Sir Thomas and Lady Merry 1633, by Nicholas Stone,
with demi-figures in oval niches; that to Sigismond Trafford died 1723, his wife
and daughter; retaining railings;. also many other monuments, tablets and floor

Listing NGR: TQ3784289229

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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