St Matthew, (Worthing, Christ Church)




Church website.

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Tarring Road, Worthing.

Grid reference: 514025, 103270, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Currently there is no incumbent information available.



There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

No marriage IGI batches known.

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


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

Building information:

Built: 1899.

Architect: R S Hyde.

Style: Early Engish in flint with red brick and stone dressings. Apsidal nave, fleche, dormer clerestory.

Current use: Worship.


There are no documents about this church in the OPC database. If you have one, please contribute a transcription!


There are no books about this church in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There are no articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.


Built in 1899 St. Matthews has been recently reordered to provide a modern and welcoming worship environment for all.
The reordered church has soft seating, large carpeted areas, multi-channel sound system, computerised video projection system, a stage, efficient modern heating, good modern lighting and a refreshments area.
Alongside the church building is a large multi-purpose self contained hall with kitchen and toilets.
The grounds of the church and hall comprise of a walled gardens, grassed areas and a car park. A dramatic mural on the wall of the car park depicting Isaiah 11 has become a local landmark.
From the church website.

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