Garretts Green: St Thomas

Name:
Garretts Green: St Thomas
Record Type:
Church
Church code:
602120
Diocese:
Birmingham
Archdeaconry:
Aston
Parish:
Saint Thomas, Garretts Green

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is not a Listed Building
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is not in a Conservation Area

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Modern

Exterior Image

Exterior image of Garretts Green, St Thomas
Caption:
Exterior image of Garretts Green, St Thomas
Description:
Photograph of the outside of the church.
Year / Date:
October 2003
Copyright:
Archbishops' Council
Originator:
Jude Webster

Summary Description

This prominent modern church is positioned in a large residential housing estate approximately 6 miles east of Birmingham city centre. Built between 1958 – 1960 the church was a replacement of sorts to St Thomas’ on Bath Row which had been bomb damaged during the Second World War.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:
http://www.st-toms.com

Sources and Further Information

Jude Webster (October 2003) Exterior image of Garretts Green, St Thomas [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior image of Garretts Green, St Thomas
Jude Webster (October 2003) Interior image of 602120 Garretts Green, St Thomas [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Interior image of 602120 Garretts Green, St Thomas
Mike Hodder (2015) Diocese of Birmingham Archaeological Assessment 2015 http://cofebirmingham.contentfiles.net/media/assets/file/GARRETTS_GREEN.pdf [Digital Archive/Document]
Existing documentation and overall assessment
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/7251/ [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 1 Bell [Archive/Index]
1 Bell