St John's Church

 
 
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Hyde Park Crescent, Paddington, London W2 2QD
 
 
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A fine example of 19th century early Gothic revival, this striking church boasts an upmarket address in Hyde Park Crescent. Immense, ornate windows monopolise the front of the building while inside the church’s vast pillars sweep elegantly towards the rafters.

The church welcomes both visitors to its services and those who just want to explore behind the cloisters of this very distinctive building.

 

LondonTown.com - St John's Church Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Paddington Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Edgware Road Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Paddington Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Marylebone Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Colonnades NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Bell Street Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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