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Church of the Ascension, Wandsworth

Description: Church of the Ascension

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 207064

OS Grid Reference: TQ2809675666
OS Grid Coordinates: 528096, 175666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4655, -0.1573

Location: A3036, Wandsworth, Greater London SW11 5LL

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW11 5LL

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Listing Text

Church of the Ascension
TQ 2875 10/3 28.6.54
1876 to 1883. Designed by James Brooks. Finished 1883 by J T Micklethwaite.
Gothic style.
Tall nave and chancel with a round apse under one long slate roof; and low aisle
carried round the east end. Chapel to north and vestries at north-east, built on
slope of the hill. Red brick with stone dressings.
The tower was never built. Interior of fair-faced red brick. Simple stone piers
support brick arcades. Clerestory of lancets above. Wooden barrel vault with
wooden ties.
Screen 1914.
Rood and loft George Wallace 1910.
The glass by Kempe and Tower.

Listing NGR: TQ2809675666

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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