The Good Shepherd, Tadworth

Notice of Application for a Faculty

Ref: 2021-057573 Diocese: Southwark

Church: Tadworth: The Good Shepherd Archdeaconry: Reigate

Form 4A

(Rule 6.2)

Public Notice (general form)

In the Consistory Court of the Diocese of Southwark

In the parish of The Good Shepherd Tadworth

Church of Tadworth: The Good Shepherd

NOTICE IS GIVEN that we are applying to the Consistory Court of the diocese for permission to carry out the following:

Major refurbishment and upgrade of the pipe organ, principally comprising:
Clean of entire organ and overhaul; Refurbishment of manuals and pedals; Replacement of Great soundboard and restoration of Swell soundboard; Refurbishment and Renovation of casework panelling and case pipework; Extension of the existing casing (containing the main choruswork of the organ) further out into the Chancel; Re-voicing of some stops and various tonal improvements to the instrument.
All as described in the following documents:
(A) Statement of Significance and Statement of Needs;
(B) 'Supplementary information requested' (replies to DAC questions);
(C) ten accompanying photographs;
(D) Report on the organ, from Ian Bell (as revised in October 2019);
(E) Revised Schedule of Work, from Ian Bell (dated 21st June 2019);
(F) Inspection Report and Quotation for the rebuilding / refurbishment of the organ, from FH Browne & Sons (dated 19th July 2019);
(G) Appendix to the Inspection Report and Quotation for the rebuilding / refurbishment of the organ: letter dated 14 October 2018 with nine pages of drawings (except where superseded by 2020 drawings), from FH Browne & Sons;
(H) six drawing-sheets from NG Pipe Organ Design / FH Browne & Sons dated 24 September 2020.

Copies of the relevant plans and documents may be examined at

The Vicarage, 1 The Avenue Tadworth
KT20 5AS

The plans and documents will be provided for consultation in the church.

(If changes to a church are proposed, a copy of the petition and of any designs, plans, photographs and other documents that were submitted with it must be displayed in the church or at another place where they may be conveniently inspected by the public and if the petition is submitted through an online system, those documents must also be publicly available for inspection online.)


Date 09/02/2021

If you wish to object to any of the works or proposals you should send a letter or email stating the grounds of your objection to The Diocesan Registrar at

Minerva House
5 Montague Close London

so that your letter reaches the registrar not later than 11/03/2021. A letter of objection must include your name and address and state whether you live in the parish and/or your name is entered on the church electoral roll of the parish or any other basis on which you have an interest in the matter.

Directions to petitioner

You must display this public notice (or a copy of it) for a continuous period of not less than 28 days, not counting the day on which it was put up or the day on which it is taken down, (or for such other period as the Court may direct and subject to any special directions of the registrar) in each of the following places:

  1. on a notice board or in some other prominent position inside the church; and

  2. on a notice board outside the church or in some other prominent position (whether on the outside

    of the church door or elsewhere) so that it can be read by the public.