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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: TOWER AND PORTAL OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, NEWINGTON

List entry Number: 1385636

Location

TOWER AND PORTAL OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, NEWINGTON, KENNINGTON PARK ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthoritySouthwarkLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Sep-1998

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 471040

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History

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Details

SOUTHWARK

TQ3178 KENNINGTON PARK ROAD 636-1/7/458 (South East side) Tower and Portal of Church of St Mary, Newington

II

Church tower and portal, other parts destroyed in war. 1876. By J Fowler of Louth. Kentish rag with ashlar detail. 4-stage pinnacled tower built in Early English style. The fragment of wall which remains on the north side of the tower retains an elaborately moulded doorway. The outer portion of this has a pointed arch supported by piers with 2 attached columns to either side, and the inner part has a semicircular cusped arch carried by piers with one attached column each. The tympanum under the arch has a sculpted figure of Christ in Majesty framed by a mandorla with demi figures of angels and banners on each side.







Listing NGR: TQ3169678375

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31696 78375

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