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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: CHRIST CHURCH

List entry Number: 1358218

Location

CHRIST CHURCH, BRIXTON ROAD SW9

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: 19-Oct-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204032

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BRIXTON ROAD SW9 1. (west side) 5023 Christ Church TQ 3177 8/75 19.10.51

II*

2. 1907 by Beresford Pite in Byzantine style. Cruciform with central dome over wider octagonal drum. Low nave with half-octagonal west end, tall gabled transepts and long chancel to wide east end. Yellow stock brick banded with purple dressings of red brick and stone. Much arcading on all faces. Wide, buttress-like mullions through large lunettes of drum and transepts provide an Art Nouveau touch. Impressive east end has tall, domed central tower, lower end towers with gambrel roofs and a south-east angle turret with copper ogee canopy. All dressings to east facade of stone, including first floor arcading and 3 doorways below, central under raised pediment.

Listing NGR: TQ3114477090

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31144 77090

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