St John the Evangelist, Coolhurst, (Lower Beeding)




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Hammerpond Road, Coolhurst, West Sussex.

Grid reference: 520021, 129827, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map, Magic Maps


Currently there is no incumbent information available.



There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

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There are 3 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: 1838.

Style: Early English of stone with western bellcote. Stone roof.

Current use: Worship.


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Sometimes called the Forest Church or the Sun Oak Church. Erected by the Scrace-Dickins family who had built and occupied the nearby Coolhurst (later to become St John's School). In 1889 the church was resotred and the chancel added to designs by J Oldrid Scott at a cost of £3,300.

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