Church of England Diocese of Southwark Croydon St. Michael and All Angels with St. James

About the church

Built: 1880 - 83
Architect: J L Pearson
Listing: grade 1

A large brick church typical of the architect, with tall nave, low aisles, transepts with east chapels, apsidal chancel and south apsidal Lady Chapel with aisles of its own. The stone-shafted, brick-vaulted interior is one of Pearson's finest, and contains many lavish fittings - font, pulpit and organ case by Bodley, font cover by F L Pearson, hanging rood and lectern by Cecil Hare, stalls by Temple Moore and Lady Chapel fittings by Comper. Stained glass by Clayton & Bell, Lavers & Barraud and Kempe.

Much more information about the church building, stained glass, furnishings and organ, including several picture galleries, may be found on the church website - www.stmichaelscroydon.com
The church is open to visitors, Monday to Friday from 9.30am until 3.00pm