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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.4031 / 51°24'11"N

Longitude: -0.3716 / 0°22'17"W

OS Eastings: 513370

OS Northings: 168375

OS Grid: TQ133683

Mapcode National: GBR 5M.70Z

Mapcode Global: VHFTS.HZYS

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 14 August 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287001

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT8

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Molesey West

Built-Up Area: Esher

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: West Molesey

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


West Molesey
Church of St. Peter


Church. C15 tower, remainder of church 1843. Tower of ragstone and flint in chequerboard pattern, yellow brick with stone dressings to remainder, plain tiled roofs. Three stage battlemented tower to west with stair turret on south east corner, nave and north aisle with south porch and chancel to east. Two-light trefoil head windows to nave, two-light windows to top of tower, lancet windows in deep reveals below. West door (now disused) arched under flat hood moulding with foliage carving to spandrels. C20 door in south porch.

Interior: three bay nave arcade on octagonal piers with moulded capitals to north, hammer beam roof with angel carving. Simple moulded tower and chancel arches.

Fittings: C19 pews. C15 stone font, octagonal with quatrefoil panels. Fine Jacobean pulpit, panelled oak with back board and tester.

Mounuments: North chancel wall. Three brasses to Thomas Brende 1564. Two shields above rectangular inscription panel. South aisle wall: to Hon. George Cranfield Berkeley 1818. Admiral. Stone, black ground with white stone inscription plate. Drapery behind and coat of arms above.

Listing NGR: TQ1337068375

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