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Church of St Alban the Martyr

A Grade II Listed Building in Childs Hill, London

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Latitude: 51.571 / 51°34'15"N

Longitude: -0.1928 / 0°11'34"W

OS Eastings: 525340

OS Northings: 187342

OS Grid: TQ253873

Mapcode National: GBR C4.Q1Q

Mapcode Global: VHGQK.LSX0

Entry Name: Church of St Alban the Martyr

Listing Date: 7 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199015

Location: Barnet, London, NW11

County: London

District: Barnet

Electoral Ward/Division: Childs Hill

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Alban the Martyr Golders Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


Church of St Alban the Martyr
TQ 2587 28/60


Circa 1932. Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. Cruciform church in brown brick with brown stone
dressings and russet tiling. Aisleless nave with short north and south transepts and
Decorated Gothic style with battlemented octagonal tower at crossing with pyramidal
roof dormer in alternate faces. Tapering faces to corners of tower give appearance of
added strength. Well shouldered buttresses. North and south porches, vestry south
side with tower staircase turret at south-east corner.
Impressive plain rendered interior arched at crossing and west end. Delicately
wrought stone reredos with central crucifix and canopywork above. Alabaster font at
west end.

Listing NGR: TQ2534087342

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