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Church Hall at Rear of Brixton United Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, London

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Latitude: 51.4459 / 51°26'45"N

Longitude: -0.123 / 0°7'22"W

OS Eastings: 530535

OS Northings: 173546

OS Grid: TQ305735

Mapcode National: GBR FX.PN3

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.TXBG

Entry Name: Church Hall at Rear of Brixton United Reformed Church

Listing Date: 4 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468835

Location: Lambeth, London, SW2

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Brixton Hill

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Streatham Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

(East, off)
963/26/10056 Church Hall at rear of
Brixton United Reformed Church


Former school room to Congregational church (which has been demolished). 1878 by Rowland Plumbe, commemorated on foundation stone. Stock brick with red brick bands and dressings, slate roofs, with tiled gablet to main range. Single, attenuated stack in centre of T-plan, comprising a double-height hall with gallery, the latter reached via a staircase in the crosswing, which contains smaller rooms on 2 floors. EXTERIOR: 5-bay main range, each with 3 windows at high level set between buttresses and articulated by gauged brick heads into an arcade. The gallery lit by similar windows set slightly higher, with a range set below. On the north side the staircase lit by similar but stepped windows, and by paired lancets under roundel. Red brick eaves and bands. The lower floor blind save at the west end, but to the south now pierced with 2 double doors. East end gable with central roundel. Cross wing with single lancets. INTERIOR: retains fine timber roof with king posts and hammerbeams, all ending in finials. Timber gallery front reached via stone staircase with cast-iron balustrade. The building also retains arched timber doors internally.

Listing NGR: TQ3054473540

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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