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Latitude: 51.5499 / 51°32'59"N
Longitude: -0.1151 / 0°6'54"W
OS Eastings: 530787
OS Northings: 185132
OS Grid: TQ307851
Mapcode National: GBR FQ.5MY
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.Y9JN
Entry Name: Sacred Heart of Jesus Church and Presbytery
Listing Date: 30 September 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195584
English Heritage Legacy ID: 368873
Location: Islington, London, N7
Electoral Ward/Division: Holloway
Built-Up Area: Islington
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Magdelene and St David Holloway
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ3085SE EDEN GROVE
635-1/36/1018 Sacred Heart of Jesus Church and
Church and presbytery. 1869-70. Founded by Canon Cornelius
Keens, designed by F.H. Pownall. Yellow stock brick with white
and black brick banding, some stone dressing. Slate roofs.
Early English style. High gabled west front with low north
aisle abuts large square tower. Linked to presbytery through
archway with 4/4 sashes over. Stair turret with steep roof.
Narrow gabled wing three storeys plus basement,
two-window-range of 4/4 sashes. Church interior faced with red
brick and black banding, stone dressings including carved
stiff leaf capitals to nave arcades by sarmer and Brindley.
Tall nave with clerestory and hammerbeam roof Stations of the
cross, painted carved oak in high relief by Anton Drape, 1909.
Sanctuary with green and white marble altar, side altars and
gallery remodelled 1960-1 by A.H. Archard.
(RCHM: Islington Chapels: 1992-).
Listing NGR: TQ3078785132
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