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Roman Catholic Church of St Anne

A Grade II Listed Building in Oval, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4861 / 51°29'9"N

Longitude: -0.1199 / 0°7'11"W

OS Eastings: 530639

OS Northings: 178021

OS Grid: TQ306780

Mapcode National: GBR KP.7G

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.VXZ5

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Anne

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204328

Location: Lambeth, London, SE11

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Oval

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: South Lambeth St Anne and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

KENNINGTON LANE SE11
1. (south Side)
5023

Roman Catholic
Church of St Anne
TQ 3078 4/508

II GV

2.
1903-7 by F A Walters. Dark red brick church with slated roofs in early English
style with projecting buttresses giving emphasis. Nave and aisles in one (no
clerestory), low west narthex, short transepts, lower 2-bay chancel with short,
low aisles. (The church is aligned north-south but the directions given here
are ritual). Tall, saddleback north-west tower of 4 stages, all with paired lancets
including large bell openings in top stage, and 3 stepped lancets in gable. Spacious
interior has 5-bay nave with narrow aisles divided into one-bay sections. Large
chapel extension behind wought iron screen from north aisle. Carved stone octagonal
pulpit, with sounding-board, and low arcaded wall before chancel steps. Whole
chancel covered with bright stencil patterns. Carved and painted reredos. Rood
figures hung from roof and resting on beam - there is no screen.


Listing NGR: TQ3063978021

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