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Church of St Mark

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wandsworth, Wandsworth

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Latitude: 51.4605 / 51°27'37"N

Longitude: -0.1702 / 0°10'12"W

OS Eastings: 527214

OS Northings: 175088

OS Grid: TQ272750

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z.ZM

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.0KC7

Plus Code: 9C3XFR6H+5W

Entry Name: Church of St Mark

Listing Date: 28 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206989

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW11

County: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Northcote

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Battersea Rise St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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TQ 2775 9/8 28.6.54 Church of St Mark
the Grade shall be amended to read Grade II* (star) and the description shall be amended
to read as follows:
Anglican church. 1872-4 by William White. Stock brick with red brick dressings and diaper
over mass concrete core, tiled roof. Four-bay nave with north aisles, tower at south-west
corner supporting wooden belfy and shingled broad-eaved broach spire; raised chancel and
ambulatory over crypt. Gabled south porch leads into diminutive south transept.
Internally, the four-bay nave arcade does not follow the pattern of the more regularly-spaced
clerestorey above. Concrete piers with naturalistic stone-carved capitals by Harry Hems.
Aisled windows, one with fragmentary stained glass, have marble sills. Chancel with apsidal
sanctuary set within round brick piers of ambulatory. The spandrels of the ambulatory arcade
gilded and painted with emblems. Tiled floor inset with panels by J R Clayton; choir stalls,
pulpit and font (raised on tiled and stone stepped plinth) to White's designs. Altar on stone
plinth behind low brass rails.
At the east end the ambulatory descends to crypt, with octagonal brick piers and lierne brick


Church of St Mark
TQ 2775 9/8 28.6.54
1873 to 76 William White. 13th Century Gothic-style. Yellow brick with red brick
dressings and diaper.
Tower at south-west, integral with west elevation, rises to corbelled upper stage
supporting wooden belfry and shingled broad-eaved broach spire. Gabled south porch
Interior: nave, north aisle, south transept, apsidal sanctuary with ambulatory.
Sanctuary tiles by J R Clayton. Font of Devon marble.

Listing NGR: TQ2721475088

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