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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: UNITED REFORMED CHURCH

List entry Number: 1265632

Location

UNITED REFORMED CHURCH, LOWER CLAPTON ROAD E5

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHackneyLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-May-1974

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 424399

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Details

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TQ 3585 20/337 5013 7.5.74

LOWER CLAPTON ROAD E5 (South-East Side) United Reformed Church

GV II*

1869-71 by H Fuller. Large 2-storey building of ashlar stonework in Italian style with round-arched windows and much arcading. Wide, rounded west end with projecting ground floor and balustraded parapet. 4-stage octagonal towers, with conical slated roofs, flank the east end: and 2 similar smaller towers flank the western curve. 4 flights of steps radiate from curve and towers. 4-bay returns have full height arcading. Raised attic with round windows. Interior with continuous gallery to 3 sides supported on cast iron columns, which also support an upper tier of taller columns rising to a continuous cast iron arcade with openwork cast iron spandrels. Round headed archway with Corinthian columns to east end. Contemporary pulpit with double flight of stairs, organ and organ case to east end and timber pews.

The United Reformed Church and the Sunday School form a group with No 1A Glenarm Road.

Listing NGR: TQ3515985508

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National Grid Reference: TQ 35159 85508

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