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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Caterham, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2811 / 51°16'52"N

Longitude: -0.0763 / 0°4'34"W

OS Eastings: 534264

OS Northings: 155310

OS Grid: TQ342553

Mapcode National: GBR KJX.RHK

Mapcode Global: VHGS5.M2J7

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287672

Location: Caterham Valley, Tandridge, Surrey, CR3

County: Surrey

District: Tandridge

Civil Parish: Caterham Valley

Built-Up Area: Caterham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Caterham Valley St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


2/17 Church of St. John


Church. 1881 by W. Bassett Smith. North Aisle/Chapels by Sir T.G. Jackson.
Bargate stone; plain tiled roofs with ridgecresting. Nave and aisles, north
porch, 3 stage tower to west and chancel to east. Tower with offset buttresses
and stair turret rising through 2 stages on north east corner. Doubled louvred
openings under arched hood moulds to top stage of each face with angle gargoyles
quatrofoil parapet, and corner crocketed finials above. East window with
curvilinear stone tracery, standard decorated tracery for the remainder. Panelled
north and west doors.

Interior: large, tiled floors with 5 bay nave arcades on compound piers of 4
columns. Marble floored altar. Stained glass 1893 by Heaton Butter and Bayne
in north aisle.
Fittings: C13 font from Church of St. Laurence, Caterham; circular with central
stem and four attached shafts. Circular stone pulpit. Stone mosaic reredos with
billeted top.

Listing NGR: TQ3426455310

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