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Kensington Temple

A Grade II Listed Building in Pembridge, Greater London Authority

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Latitude: 51.5101 / 51°30'36"N

Longitude: -0.1986 / 0°11'54"W

OS Eastings: 525108

OS Northings: 180552

OS Grid: TQ251805

Mapcode National: GBR C8.GMN

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.H9WQ

Plus Code: 9C3XGR62+2H

Entry Name: Kensington Temple

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420169

Location: Pembridge, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W11

County: Greater London Authority

Electoral Ward/Division: Pembridge

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John Ladbrook Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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15.3.74 Kensington Temple


Church. Circa 1848-9 by J Tarvin formerly the Horbury Congregational Chapel until 1935;
later the Church of the Foursquare Gospel and now the Elim Pentecostal Church.
Geometrical Gothic style with square towers capped by low spires. Cruciform plan with
4 bay nave, transepts and shallow santuary containing the pulpit. Random rubble
Kentish ragstone with ashlar dressings. Slated roof with parapets and coped gable to
east front flanked by towers. East window of 4-light with geometrical tracery.
Central arched doorway with receding orders and hoodmould; flanking doorways in corner
towers. Plain interior with galleries on 3 sides carried on cast iron columns and
approached from tower staircases.

Listing NGR: TQ2510880552

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