St Matthias Church, Richmond
|St Matthias, Richmond|
St Matthias from the front
|OS grid reference||TQ 18504 74455|
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Heritage designation||Grade II listed building|
|Architect(s)||George Gilbert Scott|
|Parish||Richmond St Mary Magdalene with St Matthias and St John the Divine|
|Deanery||Richmond & Barnes|
|Vicar(s)||Revd David Gardiner|
St Matthias Church is an Anglican church in Richmond, London. Built in the Victorian Gothic style in 1857, and described by Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner as "the grandest church in Richmond", it has been designated a Grade II listed building by Historic England. The architect was George Gilbert Scott.
The church is located at the top of Richmond Hill at the intersection of Friars Stile Road, Kings Road, and Church Road. At 195 feet (59 m), the spire of the church is a familiar landmark for miles around.
The church was renovated in the 1970s. The architects were Hutchison, Locke & Monk.
- "Church of St Matthias, Richmond upon Thames". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 16 January 2013.
- "Revd David Gardiner". Meet the Team. Richmond Team Ministry. Retrieved 27 March 2015.
- Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner (1983). The Buildings of England – London 2: South. London: Penguin Books. pp. 518–9. ISBN 0 14 0710 47 7.
- Official website
- Britain from Above image: St Matthias' Church, Richmond, August 1928
- Media related to St Matthias Church, Richmond at Wikimedia Commons
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