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Roman Catholic Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4882 / 51°29'17"N

Longitude: 0.0667 / 0°3'59"E

OS Eastings: 543583

OS Northings: 178604

OS Grid: TQ435786

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.X2B

Mapcode Global: VHHNK.3VLK

Plus Code: 9F32F3Q8+7M

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396929

Also known as: St Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Woolwich

ID on this website: 101212426

Location: Woolwich, Greenwich, London, SE18

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Woolwich Common

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Woolwich St Mary Magdalene with St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Church building Gothic Revival

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(East Side)

Roman Catholic Church
of St Peter
TQ 4378 20/W6


1843 by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, but with later chancel. Nave, aisles but no clerestory. Chancel as extension of nave, full height. Multicoloured stock brick with stone dressings. Window tracery of Decorated style. Stepped buttresses to aisles, angle buttresses at East end. Elaborate moulded doorway in many planes at West bay of South aisle. Smaller door at West end. Large windows at East and West ends. Inside a 5-bay nave with sharply pointed arches on quatrefoil piers. Wood gallery at West end. Traceried stone reredos.

Nos 103 and 105 the Roman Catholic Church of St Peter and the former Roman
Catholic School, all form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ4358378604

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