Church of St John the Baptist


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Church of St John the Baptist, Church Road, Worcester Park, Kingston upon Thames, KT4 7RY


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Statutory Address:
Church of St John the Baptist, Church Road, Worcester Park, Kingston upon Thames, KT4 7RY

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

Greater London Authority
Kingston upon Thames (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 21101 66235


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/04/2018

TQ 26 NW 4/12

KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES Worcester Park CHURCH ROAD (west side) Church of St John the Baptist

(Formerly listed under CHURCH ROAD, Malden)


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 three 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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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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Date: 26 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01051/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Sparks. Source Historic England Archive
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