St John's Church, Upper Holloway (also known as Upper Holloway Parish Church, St John with St Peter's Church)7417

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Fine monuments in the church include that of Ann Sykes (d.1835) and her daughter Martha Venn (d.1840), which feature sculpted figures by Slevier of Faith and Charity. Closed for burial in 1855, the churchyard is now a garden surrounded by brick wall and has flowerbeds, lawn and trees.

History

St John's Church is a yellow-brick Commissioners Church built in 1826-28 as the parish church for Upper Holloway and designed by Charles Barry.

Access & Directions

Directions

London Overground: Upper Holloway. Tube: Archway (Northern) then bus. Bus: 17, 43. 271
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References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust