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Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Fairfield, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4571 / 51°27'25"N

Longitude: -0.2011 / 0°12'4"W

OS Eastings: 525076

OS Northings: 174656

OS Grid: TQ250746

Mapcode National: GBR CC.V9X

Mapcode Global: VHGR4.GMJW

Entry Name: Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

Listing Date: 7 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207181

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW18

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Wandsworth St Michael and All Angels with St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

WEST HILL SW1 3
1.
5033
Church of St Thomas of
Canterbury
TQ 2574 12/1
II
2.
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.
[Interior]
Octagonal stone piers to barrel-vaulted nave.
Chancel arch of clustered piers. Chancel rib-vaulted with three 14th Century-type
windows.


Listing NGR: TQ2507674656

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