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Latitude: 51.4323 / 51°25'56"N
Longitude: -0.1035 / 0°6'12"W
OS Eastings: 531932
OS Northings: 172074
OS Grid: TQ319720
Mapcode National: GBR GS.GL7
Mapcode Global: VHGRD.584B
Entry Name: Church of St Luke
Listing Date: 27 March 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1116506
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204391
Location: Lambeth, London, SE27
Electoral Ward/Division: Knight's Hill
Built-Up Area: Lambeth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: West Norwood St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
KNIGHTS HILL SE27
1. (west side)
Church of St Luke
(formerly listed under
Norwood High Street)
TQ 3172 31/579
1822 by Bedford. Pale yellow brick with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof.
Greek revival style. Orientated north-south; at north end a hexastyle Corinthian
portico with pediment. Slim square tower above has clock in base; bell stage
with Doric screens and corner antifixae; open 'tower of winds' above with shallow
dome and-cross finial. Six-bay returns have first floor windows only, round arched
in simple architraves.
Interior has tall, four-bay classical arcade. Low, barrelled nave roof; raised
chancel. Carved screen of 1879 to Lady Chapel. Ornate hood over altar. Two
good modern windows in aisles.
Listing NGR: TQ3193272074
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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