St John the Baptist Churchyard, West Wickham (also known as West Wickham Parish Church)7407

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The churchyard has tombs set among grass with a number of trees, and a path leads to the church from the restored 15th-cetnury lych-gate at the entrance.

History

St John the Baptist Church, West Wickham, is a medieval church probably extended or partially rebuilt at the behest of Sir Henry Heydon (d.1504), who purchased the manor in 1469, building Wickham Court as his house.

Access & Directions

Directions

Rail: Hayes then walk. Bus: 138
Contact
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust