St James' Churchyard, Enfield (also known as St James's, Highway)7392

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The churchyard, which adjoins Durants Park and Hertford Road Cemetery, was extended in 1861 and is now closed to burials. There are a number of good trees, gravestones and tombs, mainly dating from the 19th century.

History

St James' Church was built in 1831, when a new church was needed to serve the growing parish of Enfield. Originally a Chapel of Ease, St James's became a district church in 1833. It was damaged in a fire in the mid-20th century and later restored.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Southbury then bus. Bus: 121, 279, 307, 310, 310A, 363
Contact
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust