Croydon Central Deanery

Croydon, St Michael and All Angels with St James

Address

Poplar Walk
Croydon
Surrey

Parish website

External photo

 

Parish Contacts

Revd Ian Brothwood (Vicar)

St Michael's Vicarage
39 Oakfield Road
Croydon CR0 2UX

Tel: 07702 806558
E-mail: fr.ian@btinternet.com

Parish Office
Tel: 020-8680 2848

Parish website: www.stmichaelscroydon.org

Sunday Services

Details of all Sunday and weekday services and activities may be obtained from the parish office

Information

Tradition: Traditional Catholic
Patron: Private Trustees

Population (2001 census): 7,145
Urban Priority Area: Yes

Deanery: Croydon Central

Archdeaconry: Croydon

Episcopal Area: Croydon

Diocesan Record Office: Surrey History Centre

Details of Church

Internal photoBuilt: 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.