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Church of St James, Lambeth

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 204390

OS Grid Reference: TQ3180476534
OS Grid Coordinates: 531804, 176534
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4724, -0.1037

Location: 97B Knatchbull Road, Lambeth, Greater London SE5 9RA

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE5 9RA

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Listing Text

1. (east side)
Church of St James
TQ 3176 13/578 27.3.79


1869-70 by George Low, the gift of J L Minet, benefactor to the neighbourhood.
Kentish ragstone rubble with Bath stone dressings in late C13 style. High pitched
slated roofs. Nave with west portal, aisles, gabled transepts and projecting
north and south chapels, lower apsidal chancel and north tower with stone spire.
Five-bay nave and tall, wide arch to chancel. Good stained glass by Ward and
Hughes, representing apostles and parables, in aisles and transepts. Arch braced
timber roof, braces resting on corbels above arcade arches. Doors with good ironwork.

Listing NGR: TQ3180476534

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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