List entry

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 PAUL

List entry Number: 1241881

Location

CHURCH OF ST PAUL, BURDETT ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityTower HamletsLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206486

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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

TOWER HAMLETS BURDETT ROAD

TQ 3681 Church of St Paul and 17/1000 attached vicarage.

GV II*

Parish Church, 1958 by Robert Maguire of Maguire and Murray. Purple Uxbridge brick and concrete. Centralised rectangular plan with projecting octagonal NW porch and SE baptistry. Tall cubical windowless nave with large glazed lantern enclosed on all sides by lower windowless aisle walls with folded concrete roof with glazed gables and deep projecting eaves. Internally all walls are carried on concrete piloti, with concrete and brickwork frankly shown. The sanctuary area around the centralised altar is defined by a steel 'corona' suspended from the roof. Cast concrete font.

The vicarage adjoining the church is also of special architectural interest.

Ref Architectural Review, December 1960.

Listing NGR: TQ3682381690

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: December - Date: 1960 - Journal Title: Architectural Review

National Grid Reference: TQ 36823 81690

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