St John the Baptist Churchyard, Malden (also known as Malden Parish Church)7405

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The churchyard has a lych gate at the entrance beside which is a war memorial. There are a number of grand tombs and churchyard trees include willow and ash.

History

There has been a church here since medieval times. The medieval flintwork chancel remains although in the early-17th century St John the Baptist was rebuilt at the expense of the Lord of the Manor, John Goode (d.1627), to whom a tablet was erected in the chancel. In 1875 a new nave and chancel were built by T G Jackson.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Malden Manor
Contact

Telephone

01793 445050

Official Website

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Other websites

Owners

  • Church of England, Diocese of Southwark

References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust