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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Streatham Hill, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4385 / 51°26'18"N

Longitude: -0.1197 / 0°7'10"W

OS Eastings: 530790

OS Northings: 172730

OS Grid: TQ307727

Mapcode National: GBR FY.4J0

Mapcode Global: VHGRC.W33L

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431737

Location: Lambeth, London, SW2

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Streatham Hill

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Streatham Hill St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

BARCOMBE AVENUE SW2
1. (north side)
5023

Church of St Margaret
TQ 3072 30/371

II

2.
Tall church of red brick with stone dressings. Nave has octagonal west turrets
with spirelets, low pent aisles, north end south gabled porches. Low, canted
baptistery projection at west. Tall, gabled transepts; chancel with short
gabled Lady Chapel to south and organ chamber to north. High-pitched tiled
roofs with bell-turret at crossing.
Austere interior has 5-bay nave with piers of new red sandstone. Timber roof
with ogee curved braces. Ornate pulpit with sounding board. Marble lined sanctuary
with mosaic floor. Wood reredos dated 1909, possibly Flemish, with panels of
crucifixion, Christ in Majesty, saints and bishops.


Listing NGR: TQ3079072730

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

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