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Latitude: 51.5244 / 51°31'27"N
Longitude: -0.1599 / 0°9'35"W
OS Eastings: 527750
OS Northings: 182209
OS Grid: TQ277822
Mapcode National: GBR 87.8Q
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.5YT9
Plus Code: 9C3XGRFR+P2
Entry Name: Church of St Cyprian, Clarence Gate
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237476
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428766
Location: Westminster, London, NW1
Electoral Ward/Division: Bryanston and Dorset Square
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Cyprian Clarence Gate
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2782 SE
CITY OF WESTMINSTER
GLENTWORTH STREET, NW1
Church of St Cyprian, Clarence Gate
Church. 1901-03 by Ninian Comper. (Bucknall and Comper.) Red brick and stone dressings, slate roof.
Plain towerless hall church exterior with nave, aisles and clerestory, seven bays long with buttresses and windows with good perpendicular tracery. Very fine perpendicular interior in Comper's early manner setting out "to fulfil the ideal of the English Parish Church... in the last manner of English Architecture". White and gold colour scheme with finely detailed furnishings. Lofty, clustered shaft piers to arcade run the full length carrying clerestory. Open timber roof of combined hammer beam - tie beam trusses with panelled tracery spandrels. Large open work delicately carved rood screen and polychromed rood. No pews. Tall gilt carved classical font cover introducing Comper's "Unity by Inclusion" principle; stained glass by Comper; etc.
Listing NGR: TQ2775082209
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