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Christ Church, Lambeth

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 204032

OS Grid Reference: TQ3114477090
OS Grid Coordinates: 531144, 177090
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4776, -0.1129

Location: 7 Mowll Street, Lambeth, Greater London SW9 6AU

Locality: Lambeth
Local Authority: Lambeth Borough Council
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW9 6AU

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Listing Text

BRIXTON ROAD SW9
1. (west side)
5023

Christ Church
TQ 3177 8/75 19.10.51

II*

2.
1907 by Beresford Pite in Byzantine style. Cruciform with central dome over
wider octagonal drum. Low nave with half-octagonal west end, tall gabled transepts and long chancel to wide east end. Yellow stock brick banded with purple dressings of red brick and stone. Much arcading on all faces. Wide, buttress-like mullions through large lunettes of drum and transepts provide an Art Nouveau touch. Impressive east end has tall, domed central tower, lower end towers with gambrel roofs and a south-east angle turret with copper ogee canopy. All dressings to east facade of stone, including first floor arcading and 3 doorways below, central under raised pediment.


Listing NGR: TQ3114477090

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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