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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: FORMER CHURCH OF ST GEORGE

List entry Number: 1386037

Location

FORMER CHURCH OF ST GEORGE, WELLS WAY

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: 30-Jun-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 471458

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History

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Details

SOUTHWARK

TQ3377 WELLS WAY 636-1/10/848 (East side) 30/06/54 Former Church of St George

II

Commissioners' Church, now in residential use. 1822-24. By Francis Bedford, architect; apse added by Basil Champneys, 1893. Stone. Classical style. Rectangular plan. 2 storeys with giant hexastyle portico to west, its entablature with wreaths in frieze, cornice and pediment supported by Greek Doric columns; openings behind on ground and 1st floor blocked-up. Tower of 3 stages behind, with Doric and Ionic orders. Side elevations of 2 storeys, 5 bays, the smaller ground-floor windows blocked-up. INTERIOR: formerly much embellished (1909), now lost (gutted by fire).







Listing NGR: TQ3306977607

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33069 77607

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