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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 ST BARNABAS AND ST JAMES THE GREATER

List entry Number: 1065600

Location

CHURCH OF ST BARNABAS AND ST JAMES THE GREATER, ST BARNABAS ROAD E17

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityWaltham ForestLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Feb-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206926

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 38 NE ST BARNABAS ROAD Walthamstow, E17 2/14 (east side)

24.2.81 Church of St Barnabas and St James the Greater (formerly listed as Church of St Barnabas)

GV II*

Church. 1902. By W D Caröe. Red brick, stone dressings. Low pitched slate roof to parapet. Aisled 6-bay nave, clerestory; lower aisled 3-bay chancel; north-west and south-west porches. Narrow square north-west tower with splayed corners, segmental openings, buttresses and crenellated parapet; narrow shingle spire. Arts and Crafts Perpendicular manner. Segmental entrance in gabled south porch. Brick and stone interior. Stone clustered piers with crenellated capitals. Openwork brick band above; 3-light clerestory windows. Low roof in Tudor manner, rising from stone wall shafts. Pointed chancel arch on carved corbels. 7-light east window with stained glass by Clayton and Bell. Furniture by Caröe, including lectern, pulpit, Purbeck marble traceried font, etc. Lettering to foundation stone at east end understood to be a very early work by Eric Gill.

Listing NGR: TQ3722488298

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National Grid Reference: TQ 37224 88298

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