CHURCH OF ST JOHN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1079275
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1976
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN, SYLVAN ROAD, UPPER NORWOOD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN, SYLVAN ROAD, UPPER NORWOOD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Croydon (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 33609 69805

Details

TQ 36 NW 2/5

SYLVAN ROAD Upper Norwood Church of St John

29.10.76

II* 1878-87, by J Pearson. Early English style. Red brick, with stone dressings. Tall west front with grouped lancets, flanked by square turrets with pyramidal stone roofs. Lean to round-arch narthex, 4-bay nave with double aisles, transepts, straight-ended chancel and south chapel Stock brick interior, with a brick and stone vaulted roof, tall clerestory with wall-passage and west gallery. Stone rood screen and reredos with many statues. South transept was intended to carry a tower which was never built. Restored after bomb damage by Carol and Partners, 1946-51.

Listing NGR: TQ3360969805

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
201259
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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