Christ Church Wanstead Churchyard 7344

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Surrounding the church is a wide hard-gravelled path, and the surrounding garden, which has no gravestones, is largely grass with some perimeter shrubs and trees. It is enclosed by wooden picket fencing, which separates it from Christchurch Green Recreation Ground.

History

Christ Church Wanstead is a fine large church built by Sir George Gilbert Scott in 1861, later enlarged and the ragstone tower and spire were added. It was built as a chapel-of-ease to Wanstead parish church of St Mary the Virgin.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Snaresbrook / Wanstead (Central). Bus: 66, 101, 145, 308, W12, W13, W14.
History

Period

  • Mid 19th Century
Associated People

Just one person associated to Christ Church Wanstead Churchyard

Contact
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust