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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 FRANCIS ASSISSI

List entry Number: 1226049

Location

CHURCH OF ST FRANCIS ASSISSI, POTTERY LANE W11

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityKensington and ChelseaLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Apr-1969

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 423093

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 2480 NW & TQ 2480 SW POTTERY LANE W11 18/3 23/3 15.4.69 Church of St Francis Assissi GV II*

Church. 1860 by Clutton. Lady Chapel and Baptistry from 1863 by Bentley. Low brick church with apsidal east end. Four bay nave, no clerestory, north aisle. Lady Chapel fitted in tangentially to north-east, also apsed. Fittings by Bentley, including high altar and font, both richly decorated with contrasting marbles, and supported by stumpy columns with stiff leaf capitals. Elaborate wooden cover to font, and decorative wrought iron screen to Baptistry. Graded II* for Bentley's work. Survey of London Vol 37.

Listing NGR: TQ2426280502

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in Survey of London - Northern Kensington: Volume 37, , Vol. 37, (1973)

National Grid Reference: TQ 24262 80502

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