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Roman Catholic Church of St Mary, Greenwich

Description: Roman Catholic Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200295

OS Grid Reference: TQ3977075922
OS Grid Coordinates: 539770, 175922
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4650, 0.0107

Location: 7 Cresswell Park, Greenwich, Greater London SE3 9RD

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE3 9RD

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Listing Text


Roman Catholic Church
of St Mary
TQ 3975 45/G5


1891 by A E Purdie. Nave, aisles, apsidal chancel. North aisle extension as
chapel, South aisle extension as organ chamber. Early English style with stiff-
leaf capitals and stiff-leaf corbels to chancel arch. 4-bay nave, 2-bay chancel.
Elaborate carved reredos. Marble columns to altar. Scissor-truss roof. Small,
octagonal baptistery at South-west angle. Outside, coursed rubble masonry with
freestone dressings. High pitched, slated roof. Diagonal buttresses at angles
and stepped buttresses at junction of aisles and chapels. Bell turret at north-
west angle of nave.

The listed bildings in Cresswell Part form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3977075922

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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