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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION

List entry Number: 1065541

Location

CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION, LAVENDER HILL SW11

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityWandsworthLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207064

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

LAVENDER HILL SW11 1. 5033 Church of the Ascension TQ 2875 10/3 28.6.54 II* 2. 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

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28096 75666

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