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Polish Church of the Evangelist, Wandsworth

Description: Polish Church of the Evangelist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207132

OS Grid Reference: TQ2380374936
OS Grid Coordinates: 523803, 174936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4599, -0.2194

Location: Burston Road, Wandsworth, Greater London SW15 6AS

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW15 6AS

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Listing Text

5033 Polish Church of the
TQ 27SW 3/2
(1858 foundation stone) by Charles Lee. Formerly St John the Evangelist. Kentish
Rag with ashlar dressings in mixed Early English and Decorated style with slate
roof. The angle-buttressed north-west tower with tall stone broach spire pierced
by lucarnes is the key to the asymmetrical composition.
Interior with octagonal piers to 4-bay arcades of nave and open timber truss roof.
Two-light clerestory windows. Chancel arch and open timber chancel roof.
East window of lancets and wheel tracery.
Three-lancet west and transept windows.
Octagonal gabled baptistery to north-east.

Listing NGR: TQ2380374936

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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