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Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Wandsworth

Description: Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207181

OS Grid Reference: TQ2507674656
OS Grid Coordinates: 525076, 174656
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4571, -0.2011

Location: Cromford Road, Wandsworth, Greater London SW18 1RB

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW18 1RB

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Listing Text

Church of St Thomas of
TQ 2574 12/1
Opened 1895. Edward Goldie. Perpendicular style in red brick with stone
dressings and slate roofs.
[West front]
Moulded basket-arch door surround with spirelets and crockets, framing paired
doors each side of a polygonal pier with figure of St Thomas. Round-arched
West window of 14th Century tracery. Cusped niches with figures of Virgin and
adoring angels in gable.
North-West tower with battlemented parapet and polygonal staircase buttress at
north-west angle. Recessed battlemented upper tower with chamfered angles.
[South elevation]
Gabled porch framing moulded basket arch.
Three-bay aisle, tall 2-storey transept and 3-bay chancel.
Octagonal stone piers to barrel-vaulted nave.
Chancel arch of clustered piers. Chancel rib-vaulted with three 14th Century-type

Listing NGR: TQ2507674656

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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