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Trinity Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, Lambeth

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Latitude: 51.432 / 51°25'55"N

Longitude: -0.1257 / 0°7'32"W

OS Eastings: 530386

OS Northings: 172002

OS Grid: TQ303720

Mapcode National: GBR FY.GZD

Mapcode Global: VHGRC.R8WK

Plus Code: 9C3XCVJF+RP

Entry Name: Trinity Reformed Church

Listing Date: 4 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433888

Location: Streatham Wells, Lambeth, London, SW16

County: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Streatham Wells

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Streatham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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963- /30/10015 Trinity Reformed Church

Congregational church. Designed by Ernest George and Peto in 1876-7 in Vernacular
Revival style. Stock brick with red brick and stone dressings. Tiled roof with ridge tiles.
Comprises nave and chancel in one with aisles and clerestorey and porch incorporated in
north aisle. West front has large 2-tier 5-light round-headed window with sexfoil and
cinquefoil lights above lancets. Brick-lined arch and bands. Lean-to porch in; north aisle has
arched doorcase with gable above surmounted by cross. Clerestories of four 5-light
half-gables each side with stained glass leaded lights. Below are paired lancets separated by
buttresses. Interior has brick arcade supported on Corngrit Bath Stone colunnns with foliate
capitals. Scissor-braced roof with dormer windows to the nave, anticipating those designed
by R. Norman Shaw for St Michael and All Angels' Church, Bedford Park. Original box
pews, panelled reredos and pulpit. The tower was never built. This is Ernest George's only
surviving unaltered church following the gutting of St Andrew's Guildersfield Road by fire.
[See "The Building News" December 15th 1876.]

Listing NGR: TQ3038672002

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