St Matthias, Wordsworth Road
St Matthias, Wordsworth Road, London Borough of Hackney, London N16 8DD View on map
Grade I listed Victorian church designed by architect William Butterfield in 1851. With a tall nave and low pent aisles, the church was built at low cost with thoughtful details. The saddleback crossing tower with long bell openings is a prominent feature.
Church is usually open on a Wednesday and Saturday mornings till early afternoon. Arrangements can be made for the church to be open upon request. Concerts are held periodically whereby an admission charge is payable.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
Located on Wandsworth Road, a short walk from Newington Green. Rail: Finsbury Park (2 miles). Bus: routes 21, 73, 141, 236, 341 (to Newington Green or Wordsworth Road) routes 67, 76, 149, 243 (to Princess May Road).
Arrangements can be made for disabled access on vicarage drive, but there is pay and display outside church (public parking) from 7am-7pm.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: No