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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Malden, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3823 / 51°22'56"N

Longitude: -0.2612 / 0°15'40"W

OS Eastings: 521101

OS Northings: 166235

OS Grid: TQ211662

Mapcode National: GBR 90.QTV

Mapcode Global: VHGRH.FJ86

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 30 May 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184102

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203087

Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT4

County: London

District: Kingston upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Malden

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Malden St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 26 NW KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES CHURCH ROAD
(west side)
4/12 Malden

30.5.51
Church of St John the
Baptist

II

The church is of medieval origin with extensive C17 and C19 alterations and
additions. The medieval church was built by Walter de Merton (ob 1277), founder of
Merton College, Oxford. It comprised nave, chancel and west tower. The flint south
and east walls of the chancel survive. In 1610, the nave and tower were re-built in
red brick, laid in English bond. Stone dressed 3 light Perpendicular windows to
nave. The church was restored in 1863 by T G Jackson and 1875 Jackson added a new,
larger nave and chancel, reducing the original church to a south aisle and chapel.
The new nave and chancel are in red brick, with tiled roofs. Good 19th century
screen, pulpit, font and stained glass. Heraldic panel dated 1611 in easternmost
south aisle window. Window by Webb in north aisle.


Listing NGR: TQ2110166235

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