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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 LUKE

List entry Number: 1116506

Location

CHURCH OF ST LUKE, KNIGHTS HILL SE27
CHURCH OF ST LUKE, NORWOOD HIGH STREET SE27

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityLambethLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Mar-1981

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204391

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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

KNIGHTS HILL SE27 1. (west side) 5023 Church of St Luke (formerly listed under Norwood High Street) TQ 3172 31/579

II*

2. 1822 by Bedford. Pale yellow brick with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. Greek revival style. Orientated north-south; at north end a hexastyle Corinthian portico with pediment. Slim square tower above has clock in base; bell stage with Doric screens and corner antifixae; open 'tower of winds' above with shallow dome and-cross finial. Six-bay returns have first floor windows only, round arched in simple architraves. Interior has tall, four-bay classical arcade. Low, barrelled nave roof; raised chancel. Carved screen of 1879 to Lady Chapel. Ornate hood over altar. Two good modern windows in aisles.

Listing NGR: TQ3193272074

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31932 72074

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