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Latitude: 51.489 / 51°29'20"N
Longitude: -0.1048 / 0°6'17"W
OS Eastings: 531674
OS Northings: 178375
OS Grid: TQ316783
Mapcode National: GBR NN.MD
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.4TFX
Plus Code: 9C3XFVQW+J3
Entry Name: Tower and Portal of Church of St Mary, Newington
Listing Date: 17 September 1998
Last Amended: 12 December 2018
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385636
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471040
Location: Southwark, London, SE11
Electoral Ward/Division: Newington
Built-Up Area: Southwark
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Newington St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ3178 KENNINGTON PARK ROAD
636-1/7/458 (South East side)
Tower and Portal of Church of St
Church tower and portal, other parts destroyed in war. 1876.
By J Fowler of Louth. Kentish rag with ashlar detail.
4-stage pinnacled tower built in Early English style. The
fragment of wall which remains on the north side of the tower
retains an elaborately moulded doorway. The outer portion of
this has a pointed arch supported by piers with 2 attached
columns to either side, and the inner part has a semicircular
cusped arch carried by piers with one attached column each.
The tympanum under the arch has a sculpted figure of Christ in
Majesty framed by a mandorla with demi figures of angels and
banners on each side.
Listing NGR: TQ3169678375
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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