St Andrew's Churchyard, Enfield (also known as Enfield Parish Church)7370

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The churchyard has some interesting 18th-century monuments among the tombs. A complex of paved walks runs between the church, the walled garden of the Vicarage and the ancient Grammar School, which was at one time run by the celebrated naturalist Dr Robert Uvedale (1642-1722).

History

St Andrew's Church dates from at least the 12th century and Enfield was one of the largest medieval parishes in Middlesex. The church dates largely from the 14th and 15th centuries and contains fine monuments, such as the Tiptoft and Raynton memorials. The large well-planted churchyard was enlarged in 1778 and 1846.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Enfield Town. Bus: 121, 191, 231, 307, 313, 317, 310, 310A, 310B, 311
History

Period

  • 12th Century
  • Medieval (1066-1540)
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References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust