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List entry Summary

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

Name: PARISH CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW

List entry Number: 1187026

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW, CHURCH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SurreySpelthorneDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Apr-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 363225

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

CHURCH ROAD 1. 5290 Ashford Parish Church of St Matthew TQ 07 SE 4/39 10.4.74 II

2. 1856-8. Tower 1865. Architect William Butterfield. Decorated Gothic style. Built of ragstone with Bath stone dressings and bands. Tiled roofs. Aisled nave, chancel and south chapel, south-west tower and porch with pyramidal roof. Tower has clasping buttresses, lancet bell openings and pyramidal roof. Cusped lancets to aisles. Two light decorated clerestory windows. Three-light east window. Fanlight east window. Porch has depressed segmental head below a tympanum with pointed head. Interior: 5 bay arcade on octagonal piers. Chancel arch on octagonal responds. Plain chamfered treatment. Rood screen. Brass to Edward Wooden and wife (1525). Coffin plate to Earl of Kinnoul (d.1758). C20 5 bay vestry to north-east at right angles in similar style. (See VCR Vol II p 308, Middlesex).

Listing NGR: TQ0721671508

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Cockburn, J S, King, H P F, McDonnell, K G T, The Victoria History of the County of Middlesex, (1976), 308

National Grid Reference: TQ 07216 71508

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